Let’s face it, soccer players aren’t known for being hard-nosed tough guys who get battered and bruised in every game.
While soccer is undoubtedly a contact sport, it’s called the beautiful game for a reason.
The greats are known for producing moments of magic on the field, serving awe-inspiring feats of skill, and using speed and technique to overwhelm opponents.Continue reading
Whether you change your cleats once per season or you’re an avid footwear collector, there’s nothing quite like getting your hands on a new pair of cleats.
That’s until you wear them to your first training session and come home with sore and blistered feet.
The dreaded break in period is a painful but necessary step to prepare your kicks for game day.Continue reading
Soccer is one of the most physically demanding sports.
As a soccer player, you must be extremely fit to perform at the highest level.
This is because, over the course of a soccer game, players usually have to run a significant amount of distance, with or without the ball.Continue reading
A set piece is one of many ways by which a team gets an advantage to create a chance for a goal.
It is also sometimes referred to as a “set-play” or a “dead ball”.
As is the case with open play goals, a set-piece goal can be a result of -great teamwork, a mistake from the opponent, a training ground move, or individual brilliance.Continue reading
There are two reasons you may want to download a soccer field diagram.
Either you want to:
(1) Learn about the specific lines and areas of the pitch
(2) Download a blank soccer field template to draw on
I’ve got both covered in this post.Continue reading