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The Body Types of Soccer Players

Soccer players come in many different physical forms. Generally speaking, the tallest and heaviest players are goalkeepers, central defenders, and target man forwards. The shorter players tend to play in wide and attacking roles. However, there are many exceptions in every position. What is the body type for a soccer player? One thing that soccer

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How Was Soccer Invented?

Soccer is the most passionate game on the planet. I still remember the overwhelming joy I felt when my beloved Barcelona overcame PSG 6-1 in the Champions League second leg in 2017 at the last minute. According to the World Atlas, soccer is the most popular sport, having a 3.5 billion audience. With such a widespread

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How Soccer Has Changed

The sport of soccer dates back over 2,000 years. FIFA’s “History of Football” chronicles documents that an early form of the game was played in China in the second and third centuries BC. Further evidence of similar games has been found throughout history all across the world. However, it wasn’t until 1848 that the official

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Are Soccer Players Short? Advantages + Disadvantages

Even as a kid, I was already pretty sure that I’d never be tall enough to play in the NBA (where the average player’s height is 6’7”) or big enough for the NFL (average weight 245 pounds).  But soccer was something else entirely.  I could at least dream of going pro, despite being just an

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What is Soccer? The Game Described

When I first played soccer, it was with friends at school and there were few rules to be concerned about. You had to get the ball from one end to another and kick the ball in the goal. It was simple, to begin with, but once I played for the school team, the rules changed!

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How Many Soccer Teams are in London?

It is widely acknowledged that soccer is the most popular sport in the world. London is the capital city of soccer and Wembley is the national stadium. Arguably, the very home of soccer itself. So it would be logical to assume that London has a wide and rich soccer culture. And so it does.  How

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helping you reach your goals

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We analyze the game to bring you skills, drills, rules and, life in the game.

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Which Soccer Team Should I Support?

Christian Pulisic made headlines earlier this year with his $73.1 million transfer to Premier League giants, Chelsea. Normally, I’d be ecstatic about a young American player making a high-dollar move to one of

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Answering your soccer questions
helping you reach your goals

Soccer Blade

About Us

Soccer Blade has professional coaching licences and years of experience on the field.

We analyze the game to bring you skills, drills, rules and lifestyle.

We are passionate about soccer and here to share with you, our insights to bring-on your game.

For coaches, players and fans.