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.

Division System in Professional Spanish Soccer

As a fan or through popular culture, we’ve all heard about the different divisions that professional soccer teams are assigned to. Some of us may have even cried over our team moving down a division. But do you understand how…

The Top 4 Goalkeepers in the World

Since 1987, the International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS) has recognized the best goalkeepers each year. Want to know who they are? Read all about them in our post today. Who are the world’s best goalkeepers? Some of…

Ballon d’Or: The Most Distinguished Players

Every year brings a new wave of excitement to soccer fans and stars: who’ll be the next player to take home the important award, the Ballon d’Or? In today’s post, read more about this distinguished soccer award. Brief outline of…

Diego Maradona: One of the Greatest of All Time

Diego Armando Maradona was truly one of the greats in all of Soccer history. In today’s post, let’s take a look at the Argentinian legend’s biggest feats. There isn’t a corner of the world that doesn’t know who Diego Maradona…

The UEFA Nations League

Starting shortly after the 2018 World Cup in Russia, the UEFA Nations League came as a surprise to many. While we know that all of the teams on the continent participate in this new championship, why did it begin in…

The New Rules For Soccer: What’s Changed?

Did you know that the most popular sport in the world recently changed its rules? Some of those changes involve a significant alteration to the way that we play this sport. Therefore, it’s convenient to stay updated with the new…

The 6 Most Important Soccer Leagues in the World

Every year the International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS) ranks their data to identify the most important soccer leagues in the world. In our post today, we want to fill you in on the leagues that have won their…

Soccer: The Changes of a Game Over Time

Soccer has come a long way from its beginnings in 1863 at a bar in London. In addition, the tactics and preparation for players as well as the coaches and team doctors have also changed the game. Many people would…

2019 Copa America: The Teams

A new tournament among the national soccer teams in South America is on the horizon and, as with every year, some teams seem more promising than others. But speculation is brewing this year and many sports analysts count on big…

The Retirement of Petr Cech: A Goalkeeper Legend

People who love the goalkeeper position and soccer fans in general, were able to enjoy the tremendous skills of Petr Cech. This emblematic player from the Czech Republic and the Premier League recently decided to hang up his gloves. We’ll…

Diego Simeone

Diego Simeone, nicknamed “El Cholo“, is an emblem of the soccer team Atletico Madrid as well as an important figure in Argentine soccer. Both as a player and as a coach, he’s earned historic titles– always with his iconic fiery personality.…

Coaching Elite Youth Soccer Players

When it comes to elite youth players that are on their way to becoming professionals, implementing training that suits their current age is crucial. The right training can maximize the potential of both an individual and a group. Pushing their…

Promising Soccer Players at the U-20 World Cup

In each of its editions, the youth soccer world championship serves as a letter of introduction for the stars of tomorrow. In Poland 2019, we’ll get a chance to meet the newest and most promising soccer players, who are already…

The Different Soccer Positions

Soccer is an exciting sport, so much so, that it’s currently considered the most popular sport throughout the world. It has profound tactical foundations since it’s played with ten field players plus a goalkeeper. Next, we’ll describe the different soccer…

All you Need to Know About Futsal Sports

Futsal is one of the most mythical sports in Spain. It’s ‘indoor’ soccer and it’s recognized by the highest international soccer body, Fifa. As a sport, futsal was born in Uruguay. Due to the lack of playing areas, the fervent…