Category Archives: Basics

Life Without Soccer

When you do something for 14 of your 20 years in life, you would think it may be hard to quit. Missing everything about it, finding nothing to do but crave that thing that use to consume so much time. … Continue reading

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Kids

Here’s a break from the normal soccer stuff. I ran into this situation and I just had to tell it. Kids. They are hilarious and they don’t even realize it half the time. I was out at a restaurant the … Continue reading

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Off Sides Part Deux

Alright, so hopefully that video helped. However, the most complicated thing about off sides is not only the definition or the fact that it relies on the last defender or the ball. The most frustration thing about off sides is … Continue reading

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Offside what??

A player has a break away. He is almost to the goal and all of the defenders are behind him. His other forward is just ahead of him and he knows that he himself does not have the ability to … Continue reading

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Nothing Beats This

Running down the field as fast as possible, she sees an opening to pass the ball to her other forward. It goes right to her. She continues running and finds an open spot right in front of the goal. She … Continue reading

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Soccer is Awesome Because of Goals.

So there is often this question of, why is the score of most soccer games so low? Other sports have higher scoring games such as football, basketball, and baseball. Could it be because of the amount of players on the … Continue reading

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45 minutes is no big deal, right?

So there are no time-outs in soccer, big deal! You’ve got subs, right? Well you would think that with 25+ girls on the team that more than 12 players will actually get to see playing time. Big misconception. Take it … Continue reading

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