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MatchPlay Cards at Hamilton FC

We know that the game will ask players to solve problems in real-time, we also know that the game will challenge players to continually adapt. These may be through a tactical change of the opposition, numbered due to a card or finding a way to win from behind. Coaches of Hamilton FC Academy have been using MatchPlay Cards to bring the game to life, here's how!


“They’re problem solving all the time... it's a brilliant way to see their brains working.” Matt Boyle, Head of Junior Academy

Small-sided-games play a core part of Scotland's Premiership side, Hamilton Academical F.C,

Academy, with coaches delivering a philosophy that they hope will develop more game-intelligent players.