Don't look where you fall, but where you slipped.
NB. I have developed a corollary to this saying for all soccer/football players (as well as any ball sport athlete).
Pass the ball where your teammate will be, not where he is.
How often have you seen a player have to stop running to wait for or run back for a pass?
Prior to writing novels, the author enjoyed a multifaceted career: from decorated combat aviator to advertising professional to global communications director of a major consumer brand. He has traveled the world and met sports, film and television stars, political leaders, and royalty. He graduated from Middlebury College, is married, lives in Germany, and has two grown children.