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Are Fancy Soccer Moves Really Useful in a Game?

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Soccer jugglers and tricksters delight the eyes of viewers during commercials and other promotional soccer events.  Likewise, awesome Youtube videos depicting players like Ronaldinho and Cristiano Ronaldo performing incredible ball trick skills also soar through the web.  But are all these nifty little tricks actually that useful in a soccer […]

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Will Liverpool Be an EPL Contender this Season?

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If the English Premier League season were to end today, your champions would be…Liverpool?  Currently the only team sitting atop the league with 3 wins from 3 matches, including a thrilling victory over last season’s champions, Manchester United, has Liverpool finally ended their 5 years of suffering with a title […]

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When Should a Goalkeeper Attack?

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In the famous North London derby this past weekend between English Premier League clubs Arsenal and Tottenham, goalkeeper Hugo Lloris played a vital role.  Although he was beaten for the game’s lone goal that gave Arsenal a 1-0 victory, Lloris made several brilliant moves that kept Tottenham in the game […]

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Gareth Bale Moves to Real Madrid in Record Transfer as the Madness Comes to a Close

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The transfer window is finally set to slam shut later today, which will leave soccer clubs worldwide unchanged until the next window opens again in the new year, giving fans several months of peace.  But my oh my have we been busy!  Teams are ready to finalize transfers as the […]

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Do Referees Have too Much Control In a Soccer Match?

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Blaming the referee is a consistent excuse for soccer teams that lose, ranging from U-7 Recreational matches to high profile World Cup matches.  It seems that the opposing team cannot really beat you; it all comes down to the referee.  But is that statement a bit childish and simply the […]

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5 Ways to Beat Your Marker in Soccer

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Soccer is an incredibly competitive sport.  No matter how good you are at soccer, the outcome of a game largely depends on the skill level of your opponent.  However, throughout the course of any soccer game, you will go head to head against a marker several times, and will probably […]

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Why Running is so Important in Soccer

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Making the statement that running is important in soccer may seem a fairly easy matter to grasp, but running in soccer often encompasses more than just dribbling with the ball.  The world’s best soccer players know that.  Much of running in soccer pertains to movement off the ball, and this […]

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How to Hit the Target when Taking Shots in Soccer

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Scoring goals is the supreme goal of soccer.  But as any striker knows, scoring a goal is no easy feat.  Not only do you have to maneuver your way past defenders to find an open space, but you must beat the keeper as well (and he gets to use his […]

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How to Pick the Best Name for Your Soccer Team

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What is in a name?  What is in a team name?  Everything.  The name of a soccer team reflects the single burning image of that club.  When I think of Arsenal FC, the cannon and the mighty red color of the team all come forth in a blaze of weaponry.  […]

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Thoughts on Clint Dempsey’s Return to MLS

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Now that the smoke has settled on the massive move home for American forward Clint Dempsey, and since the player has made his first appearance for Seattle Sounders, I think it is time to analyze the move and try to understand not only how it occurred, but also how the […]

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