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Jess Ibrom

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An Epic Conversation with Jess Ibrom | The Coach Gerald Lami Podcast

The Coach Gerald Lami Podcast

On this weeks episode I speak with Jess Ibrom who is currently Technical Director of Samoa Football Federation. Jess has huge experience and shares his knowledge with us. Don't miss it!


5 Feb 2021

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Elite coach and player development from the UK to Mexico, with Jess Ibrom

These Football Times

Jess Ibrom is a professional coach holding a UEFA and USSF A License with more than  20 years of experience as a high-performance coach, elite youth developer, and coach developer. More than 20 players coached by Jess have gone onto to play elite professional and international football. From the UK and US to Mexico and New Zealand, his roles have been as varied as challenging. He sat down with host Jon Townsend to discuss all things development.

1hr 2mins

26 May 2020

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Jess Ibrom on Coaching from the Perspective of a Technical Director

The Efficient Coach

Have you ever wondered what a Technical Director does? After hearing multiple stories from different clubs and organizations, I for one could not answer that question. That might be the same for you which is why I wanted sit down with someone who had held that position to get it all explained to me.  Jess Ibrom has a UEFA A & USSF A license and has coached in many countries including stints at Houston Dynamo, Wellington Phoenix and recently Tasman United FC in New Zealand. However, the focus on our discussion revolves around his years as the Technical Director of Cook Islands and his extensive work within coach education. We talk about what a Technical Director does, what the difference is from a Sporting Director, and how a young coach arriving at an Academy should think in order to have a greater chance of success. You will also learn a lot about the Cook Islands, how small countries think when preparing for championships and more.  Listen to this episode if you would like to learn more about coaching from the perspective of a Technical Director, and have a good time doing so.  Book Tips: The Manager: Inside the Minds of Football's Leaders (Mike Carson - https://amzn.to/36c5aAy Legacy (James Kerr) - https://amzn.to/3cJVxvs Connect with Jess Ibrom Website: jess-ibrom.comLinkedIn: Jess Ibrom Discuss this episode in the Efficient Coaches Tribe on Facebook: facebook.com/groups/coachestribe #### Get The Efficient Coach eBook WHAT TO COACH? - How To Make Better Choices With The Time You Have on Amazon #### ***** Follow The Efficient Coach on Social Media: Twitter Facebook Instagram If you enjoy the podcast, would you please consider leaving a short review on Apple Podcasts/iTunes? It takes less than 60 seconds, and it really makes a difference in helping to convince hard-to-get guests to come on the show. For show notes and past episodes, please visit podcast.thefficient.coach. Interested in sponsoring the podcast? Send an e-mail to team@theefficient.coach


21 May 2020

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Episode 2 – Jess Ibrom

Football in Oceania

The Football in Oceania Podcast is back! Former Cook Islands Technical Director Jess Ibrom is the guest and he talks about his time in the Cook Islands, at the Wellington Phoenix and when he worked for the Houston Dynamo of the MLS! Jess also talks about how CIFA President Lee Harmon was to work with during his time at the Cook Islands FA, what he's doing now and where he might be heading in the future. Music by https://www.free-stock-music.com The post Episode 2 – Jess Ibrom appeared first on Football in Oceania.


8 Mar 2019

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Jess Ibrom - Coaching Culture in Cook Islands and Mexico

Modern Soccer Coach Podcast

Gary is joined by a coach who is no stranger to studying cultures, Jess Ibrom. As a UEFA and USSF 'A' licensed coach, the game has taken him to UK, USA, New Zealand, Mexico and Cook Islands. He talks about how he has had to adapt and simplify his philosophy, but shares what the secret is to both. He also gives an insight to a recent study visit to Mexican professional team Pachuca and details their development systems compared to English and US programs. This culture podcast is brought to you by WorldStrides Excel.


25 Nov 2018

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E12S01 Jess Ibrom

Functional Football Podcast

In Episode 12, we speak to Jess Ibrom, UEFA A Licensed Coach who has 19 years experience as an Elite Youth Developer, National Coach and High Performance Coach. His roles have taken him from working in his homeland the UK, to the United States, Mexico, New Zealand and the Cook Islands. Jess was an Academy Coach for the Wellington Phoenix of the Australian Hyundai A League, has worked with the Houston Dynamo FC of the Major League Soccer as well as working with Chelsea FC of the English Premier League. In this episode, Jess discusses developing youth players, setting up an Academy, accelerating Academy players to first team environment and adapting to different footballing environments when coaching abroad.


14 Nov 2018

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Episode 39: Jess Ibrom, High Performance and Elite Youth Development Coach

The Coaching Journey

This week, The Coaching Journey Podcast is excited to welcome Jess Ibrom on the show! Jess is a coach who has most recently been the Technical Director of the Cook Islands, as well as a Coach Instructor under the guidance of the Oceania Football Confederation and FIFA. He has also served as the the Academy Director of Wellington Phoenix F.C., a High Performance Coach for Chelsea F.C. in New Zealand, and has a coaching career that has seen roles in the United States, Mexico, England, and beyond. Our discussion today focuses on how Jess began his coaching career, and the decisions that led to him leaving his home and traveling throughout the world for the beautiful game. We discuss the sacrifices required in making football a full-time career, as well as the adaptability needed for a coach when faced with differing roles and environments. Jess shares some great stories of his journey and experiences! Be sure to follow Jess on Twitter: @IbromJess, and you can read more on his website: https://www.jess-ibrom.com/ Subscribe to the podcast to stay up to date on the latest episode and please leave a rating and review! Follow us on Twitter: @TheCoachJourney Follow us on Facebook: The Coaching Journey Music: http://www.bensound.com


5 Nov 2018

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Jess Ibrom: Football in the South Pacific & Building Academies From Scratch

This Football Life

1hr 1min

5 Sep 2018

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MPFC Youth Soccer Development Podcast Episode 19 Jess Ibrom

Youth Soccer Coaching Player Development Podcast

Saul is Joined by Jess Ibrom, Technical Director of the Cook Islands. Jess's career has taken him from his Hertfordshire up bringing to the USA, New Zealand and to now the Cook Islands. Jess talks about his unique journey, moving into full time coaching and working in elite player development abroad.


11 Dec 2017