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Soccer: Shooting

The most exciting play in soccer is when a goal is scored. If you play forward or an offensive midfielder position, you will want to learn how to shoot the soccer ball. It sounds obvious, but shooting the ball for a goal is a very different skill from passing the ball. When passing the ball, […]

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Soccer: Dribbling

What do soccer players and babies have in common? They dribble! Okay, so that is a corny joke, but it is true that dribbling is one thing that all soccer players must learn to do. It’s how you get the ball around the field by yourself. If you can’t make a pass or there is […]

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Soccer: Passing the Ball

Becoming a good passer is essential if you want to excel in soccer. Good passing can help a team to maintain control of the ball, can assist in scoring, and can help your team to win games. Types of Soccer Passes Not all good soccer passes are kicked directly to your teammates. Depending on the […]

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Soccer: Controlling the Ball

Controlling the ball is the single most important skill in soccer. To play effectively you must learn to control the ball. First Touch The most important touch you will make when controlling the ball is the first touch. This is when you get the ball, what you do with it when you first touch the […]