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HOW TO PLAN PRE-SEASON TRAINING

17 Nov 18

HOW TO PLAN PRE-SEASON TRAINING

 

It has been a grueling 9 months of early starts and tough games. Near the end of a season players really start to feel the strain of an intense schedule of...

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BARCELONA ACADEMY VS REAL MADRID ACADEMY

10 Nov 18

BARCELONA ACADEMY VS REAL MADRID ACADEMY
 
LA MESIA – BARCELONA
When talking about successful football academies it’s impossible not to think of Barcelona. The club has dominated in the domestic...

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WHY DO TEAMS FROM SPAIN DOMINATE IN EUROPE?

8 Nov 18

WHY DO TEAMS FROM SPAIN DOMINATE IN EUROPE?
It’s no secret clubs from Spain have dominated in European competitions for many years. Their domination has been seen on an international and domestic level....

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TOP 5 FOOTBALL ACADEMIES IN ENGLAND

2 Nov 18

TOP 5 FOOTBALL ACADEMIES IN ENGLAND
 
WHAT MAKES AN ACADEMY GOOD?
There are a number of variables to look at when rating a football academy. We can look at the promotion of academy players to first...

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CLIMBING THE FOOTBALL ACADEMY LADDER

31 Oct 18

CLIMBING THE FOOTBALL ACADEMY LADDER
WHAT IS A FOOTBALL ACADEMY?
Academies or centers of excellence are set up to help nurture and develop young players. The ultimate aim for an academy is to prepare...

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INJURY PREVENTION IN FOOTBALL

27 Oct 18

INJURY PREVENTION IN FOOTBALL
In most sports injury is always a very real possibility. The game of football has an injury rate of around 10 – 20 injuries per 1000 hours played. The game of football...

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THE DIET OF A PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL PLAYER

25 Oct 18

THE DIET OF A PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL PLAYER
EAT GOOD, PLAY GOOD 
Professional football is now a game full of highly tuned athletes. The game itself is played at a much faster and dynamic pace than ever...

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THE PREMIER LEAGUES MOST INFAMOUS FOOTBALL DEBUT

21 Oct 18

THE PREMIER LEAGUES MOST INFAMOUS FOOTBALL DEBUT

 

Ali Dia

Ali Dia was born in Senegal back in 1965. In 1988 he made his professional debut with lower league French side Beauvais F.C. Ali...

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3 ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED FOR PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL SUCCESS

18 Oct 18

3 ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED FOR PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL SUCCESS

 

INTRODUCTION

Are you one of the many millions of young players striving for a professional football career? If so you really have...

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HOW TO BUILD FOOTBALL FITNESS AND BE TRIAL READY

12 Oct 18

HOW TO BUILD FOOTBALL FITNESS AND BE TRIAL READY

 

If you want any chance of becoming a professional footballer in today’s game fitness is key. The days of top league football players having...

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ENGLAND’S 2018 WORLD CUP LEGACY

9 Oct 18

ENGLAND'S 2018 WORLD CUP FOOTBALL LEGACY 

 

RUSSIA 2018

The 2018 Russian World Cup was tipped to be a failure. Fears of violence between fans (Russia and England). And travel difficulties with...

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HOW WILL VAR AFFECT EUROPEAN FOOTBALL?

5 Oct 18

HOW WILL VAR AFFECT EUROPEAN FOOTBALL?

IS IT FOR THE GOOD OR BAD OF THE SPORT?

WHAT IS VAR?

The Video Assisted Referee (VAR) does what is says on the tin, it uses multiple cameras positioned around...

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