Archive for May, 2012

Posted on May 29th, 2012 | Comments Off

Soccer: The Basic Formations That Every Rookie Should Know

Soccer is a sport where both teams have 11 players. One of these 11 players is the goalkeeper, or goalie. The other 10 start in different “formations” or strategical plans depending on the coach’s choice. These formations can be varied to suit a more attacking or defensive mindset, and are altered depending on the opposition [...]

Posted on May 25th, 2012 | Comments Off

Soccer: The Rules You Should Know

Soccer is one of the most popular sports in the world. It is played in over 200 countries by both males and females. Games similar to what we know as soccer seem to have been played since the start of humanity and have been present across civilizations. Soccer as we know it was officially established [...]

Posted on May 23rd, 2012 | Comments Off

The Basic Positions In Soccer On The Field

There is no doubt that soccer is the most popular sport around the world. However, many in the United States don’t know the essentials of the sport. Knowing the basic player positions is one element of understanding what the sport of soccer is all about. The goal keeper is the most easily recognized player on [...]

Posted on May 21st, 2012 | Comments Off

Kids Soccer: What You Need To Start

Kids soccer is a great thing for kids to get involved in. It can really make a difference in their personal lives. They can meet new friends that they will have for the rest of their lives. One of the main reasons that kids soccer takes precedence over other sports like football and basketball is [...]

Posted on May 18th, 2012 | Comments Off

The Most Common Soccer Injuries To Know About

Soccer is a fun sport enjoyed by millions of people worldwide. Although it may not seem like a dangerous sport, injuries are rather commonplace in soccer. Let’s take a look at some of the most common injuries that happen during soccer. At the top of the list are ankle sprains. It is very easy to [...]