This outstanding biography/coaching manual covers the philosophy and methods of one of the world`s legendary coaches, Even Pellerud, coach of 1995 Women`s World Cup Champion Norway and architect of the meteoric rise of the Canadian Women`s National Team. Includes contributions from Tony DiCicco, Lauren Gregg, Colleen Hacker, Charmaine Hooper, Anson Dorrance, John Walker, Egil Olsen, Hege Riise and more. ABOUT THE AUTHOR – Even Pellerud (along with co-author Sam Kucey) brings to his writings strong academic credentials, years of high performance coaching experience, and a winning record. He played professional soccer from 1973 to 1986. He began his coaching career in the late 1980 and in 1989 he became head coach of the Norwegian Women’s World Cup Team, were his teams became known for its intense rivalry with the Americans. His teams have enjoyed Olympic, World Cup and European Cup medals. Since 1999 he has been the head coach of Canada`s Women’s World Cup Team.