chapter  51
Using Situational Probabilities to Train Perceptual and Cognitive Skill in Novice Soccer Players
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The ability to ‘read the game’ is one of the strongest predictors of skill in soccer (Reilly et al., 2000). This is particularly the case at elite level where players become more homogenous as far as physical and physiological characteristics are concerned (Williams and Reilly, 2000).