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Soccer Goalkeeper Rebounder Drills

Improve your Performance with a Goalkeeper Rebounder Net

Some of the most innovative coaches in soccer have been goalkeeping coaches and they have been using a range of different equipment to develop the skills of goalkeepers for many years. Frans Hoek is a great innovator who has worked at Ajax, Barcelona, Bayern Munich and Manchester United and virtually redefined the role of the […]

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Professional Soccer Rebounder Drills

A soccer rebounder is a fantastic piece of equipment that will enable you to develop a whole range of skills both in team practice and individual practice. Arguably the greatest benefit these training aids is that you can set up soccer rebounder drills that allow you to develop team based soccer skills by working individually […]

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Why Should All Soccer Goalies wear Kneepads?

Making sure your goalkeeper is dressed for the game or training session with maximum protection can really help in preventing injuries. Different goalkeepers like to wear different items of protective equipment but there is unquestionably a growing trend for soccer goalie knee pads.Help Prevent Serious Injury with Soccer Knee BracesAccording to this article at FIFA, […]

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Motivational Pre-Game Soccer Chants

Like teams from other sports, some soccer teams use pre-game motivational chants to get themselves in the zone and to prepare mentally for the game.Why should you use pre game chants for Soccer?Going into your soccer game in the right frame of mind is essential if you want to perform at your peak and do […]

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Funny Punishments for Losing a Game

Soccer teams are very well known for their inventiveness when it comes to coming up with funny punishments for losing a game, so we take a look at some of the most famous silly punishments in the game.In fact, such is the competitive nature of many soccer players that even losing in training sessions can […]

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Plyometric Exercises for Soccer Players

Plyometrics is often referred to as the jumping exercise because of the explosive drills it encourages and it is a great way to build muscle rapidly. For this reason it has become an absolute staple for soccer players at all levels who have their own list of plyometric exercises they use to get their body […]

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Soccer Position Numbers Explained

With so many position numbers in soccer and with so much innovation to have taken place in the game in the last 20 years adding more all the time, it can be difficult to keep track of all the different position numbers on a soccer team.Here we look at a range of the most popular […]

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What are the Best Footballs for Concrete?

No matter how well coached or which clubs they are affiliated to, all kids start their soccer careers and learn the game by playing with their friend’s in the street or at school. This is where they really fall in love with soccer and many come home every day with the scarred knees to prove […]

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6-a-Side Soccer

6 a Side Soccer Formations : What is the Best Way to Play 6 a Side Soccer

6 a side soccer is a fast paced and exciting game which develops ball skills and the techniques needed to play in tight situations. There are a number of 6 a side soccer formations which you can try that will give your team a tactical edge over your opponent. In small sided games like 6 […]

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9v9 Soccer Formations

9v9 Soccer Formations : What is the best formation for 9 a side soccer

9 v 9 soccer is the closest format to a full sized game and borrows many of its tactical formations from its big brother. 9 a side soccer is a brilliant format for developing many of the skills for full sized soccer whilst also placing tactical demands onto all teams who must occupy space on […]

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