Find the full show notes at http://TheSoccerSidelines.com. Measuring performance on a soccer field provides benefits to the team, to individuals, and to coaches. Parents can have a great time getting involved with this as well! The reasons for capturing soccer statistics and monitoring performance are many - from modifying coaching plans to personal goal setting. Tracking is important to development. In this episode, we talk about what we track, why we track, how to track it, some tools available (both paper and electronic), what to do with the information after it's collected, and some tips that will help your team with tracking.