7 Types of Soccer Shots

If you’re like most players, you rely on one type of soccer shot – the standard shot.

This limits your effectiveness because different types of soccer shots are more effective in some situations.

This article will teach you how to do the 7 types of soccer shots and when you should use them.

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How to Kick a Soccer Ball

How to Kick a Soccer Ball

Kicking a soccer ball is the most complicated soccer skill.

Unfortunately, most players never receive formal training on proper technique. They are forced to use “trial and error” to improve their kick.

Learning how to kick a soccer ball through “trial and error” is difficult and takes a long time.

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Soccer Forward Guide

Soccer forwards play in the offensive half of the pitch. They often receive the most scoring opportunities. Forwards defend less than other positions. They apply pressure when the opposition’s defenders have the ball but usually stand and watch when the ball is in the defensive half of the field. Good forwards score goals and make defender’s … Read more

How to Defend in Soccer

How to Defend in Soccer

Every position defends in games, yet most coaches don’t teach players how to defender properly.

Coaches often say things like “don’t stab” or “get goalside” during games but these phrases are hardly a substitute for teaching players to defend.

It’s not surprising that almost all beginners and some advanced players don’t know how to defend properly.

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How to Make a Soccer Team

Soccer Tryout

Are you tired of getting overlooked at soccer tryouts?

If you answered “yes” you’ve found the right article.

If you’ve been playing for awhile you probably know a few players that consistently make top teams over better players and great players that never seem to make a top team.

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Soccer Injuries Guide

No matter how imune you think you are, you will get injured.  It is something that almost every soccer player will have to face at some point.  Never think you are alone when it happens.  I can’t give you any actual injury advice since I am not a doctor.  However, I will give you the most … Read more

How to Choose a Soccer Club Team

How to Choose a Soccer CLub Team

Choosing the right soccer club team is important. Your choice can be the difference between a great season and a poor one.

In this article we will cover the differences between recreational play and select (advanced players can skip this section) and some of the things you should consider when choosing a club.

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Basic Soccer Rules

Basic Soccer Rules

Do you want to read a long book on the rules of soccer?

I didn’t think so. That’s why we’ve created this article.

It covers the most important soccer rules so you can spend less time reading and more time playing.

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Soccer Speed Guide

I can’t even begin to say how important speed is in soccer.  You need to be fast to play competitive soccer, that’s all there is to it. Speed is a fantastic advantage.  You can start over players who are more skilled than you if you have good speed. Many, many people believe that speed it … Read more