SOCCER

Learn all about the history of soccer, interesting facts, and the regulations. We’ll also talk about strategies and tactics and report on players, coaches, and teams.

Royal Spanish Football Federation Disciplinary Code

As 2018 came to a close, the Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) announced some changes. This involved their Disciplinary Code and General Regulations in their 28th memo. Let’s look at them in our post today. The changes have been approved…

The History of Bayern Munich: A Star Was Born

The history of Bayern Munich hasn’t always been as shiny as it is today. The successes and titles of recent decades make it difficult to think that they had to work very hard to get access to the Bundesliga. Here’s…

The Boca-River Rivalry: A Historic Century

The Argentinian “super classics” have been happening for more than 100 years. The Boca-River rivalry has been filled with epic games and exciting encounters. The fans love it when a “super classic” happens! Have you ever wondered why this is…

Player Retention in Soccer: Legal Framework in Spain

Did you know that most soccer contracts have a player retention clause? This means a player can’t accept a rival’s offer whenever they please. In today’s article, we examine the legal framework of this issue. The contracts of soccer players…

Soccer Giants that Suffered a Downturn

For a soccer fan, the favored team that loses the category is surely the most painful thing that can happen. While it seems unthinkable, many soccer giants have had to go through this drastic situation. Meet the most emblematic cases…

The Sporting Director in Soccer

In the last few decades, the position of sporting director has started to gain more prestige within soccer management. Organizations consider them extremely important. So important, in fact, that the best of these professionals are sought out energetically as star…

FIFA World Cup Mascots

Who doesn’t want to know who the next World Cup soccer mascot will be? The first-ever mascot decorated English stadiums in the 1966 World Cup. Since then, mascots have always been around. Learn all about them in our post today.…

Oscar Washington Tabarez: the Soccer Teacher

When you talk about Oscar Washington Tabarez, you’re going to be talking about records, values, and humility. This is a figure who represents an entire country’s feelings on soccer and life in general. Also nicknamed “The Teacher,” he got this…

Soccer Basics for Children

Soccer basics are those fundamental aspects that you need to train young, new soccer players. Many children start playing soccer as early as four or six years of age. Considering their young ages, these basics are essentially the first steps…

Registering Sports Associations in Spain

Sports play an important social role and creating new sports associations can benefit communities in many ways. The benefits especially impact younger generations. Understanding the process of registering sports associations is a crucial step to ensure a legal and secure…

The Biggest Soccer Rivalries

Soccer is a competitive sport and teams give it everything they’ve got. So it’s no wonder that rivalries exist in soccer. In our post today, we want to focus on the classic rivalries and the stories behind them. What are…

Soccer and Technology: Will Sports Justice Win?

After the incorporation of the VAR in the 2018 World Cup in Russia, the complex relationship between soccer and technology has once again generated intense controversies. On the one hand, there are those who argue that technological advances favor sports…

Do You Know the Rules that Govern Soccer?

It’s a good thing to expand our horizons and learn about the rules that govern soccer. Here, we’ll talk about some new changes to these rules. There are many soccer fans for the most popular and profitable sport in the…

Serous Infractions: Fielding an Ineligible Player

Not every player can participate in a professional soccer match. Certain rules can overshadow a player’s skill and ability. This, in order to prevent an infraction known as fielding an ineligible player. In order to play in an official competition, the…

What Happens in the Event of a No-Show?

Not only friendly matches can suffer a no-show. Official and professional soccer teams have also failed to present themselves in a match. As for matches that take place in Spain, the Royal Spanish Football Federation has certain procedures and sanctions in…

Real Madrid’s Golden Age

Not too long ago, Real Madrid seemed unstoppable and its players were international idols. The famous Golden Age lasted for nearly six years and doesn’t only linger in the memories of their loyal fans, but for all soccer fanatics. Read about…

Historic Comebacks in European Soccer

Soccer is an intense sport and will always surprise fans with unbelievable matches. Today, we want to talk about the biggest comebacks that are engraved in soccer history for both players and fans alike. The best comebacks in European soccer…

What’s the Professional Soccer League?

We often hear about the Spanish soccer league, it’s considered to be one of the most prestigious, professional soccer leagues in the world. However, do you know what it is and why it’s so famous? In this article, we’ll share…