The pitfalls of chasing the elite player dream


Brain injury from heading the ball – growing evidence from England

Gabriel Jesus Documentary – Made in Brazil

Probably goal of the season in the EPL – enjoy!

We won’t compete internationally until we develop players like Coutinho. Period.


Excellent documentary on the German soccer youth development approach

Example of elite talent with excellent technical skills: Martin Ødegaard (age 17) @Real Madrid

Futsal season opens in six weeks! It’s super fun and awesome for player development.

If there’s one learning clip your youngster should watch it’s this one. Over and over and over again.

Phenomenal 13 year old Karamoko Dembele – you will watch this in stunned silence

Astonishing freestyler – enjoy!

Dribbling, creativity, and movement of U12 FCB vs RM. I doubt they hear “stop dribbling, pass quicker” much! And notice the size difference.

Why modern goalkeepers need to be good with their feet

Blind players in Brazil using sound to play the game they love

Sydney Leroux: “Parents, chill out!”

The making of a futbol genius – and I predict the best it yet to come

First in-game use of video replay in soccer last Saturday – and it worked well!

U.S. Soccer’s Gender Wage Gap

Mini-documentary on Iceland’s shocking Euro 2016 run

One-third the city of San Jose just knocked England out of the European Championship. The miracle continues. Speechless.

Breathtaking: Happy Birthday, Messi!

Stop whatever you are doing and watch this Icelandic commentator react to their historic win today. Got passion?

The story continues: tiny Iceland, with roughly one-third the population of San Jose (!), qualified today in dramatic fashion for the knockout stage of the European Championship.

NOBODY expected this. Sit back and enjoy. This is futbol!

We’re not developing risk-averse robots, right?

FC Barcelona’s Technical Director: “No magic at our youth academy.”

Nice goal @Futsal Euros

Futsal Euro Championship now underway until Feb 13. Watch live at

24 hours at Barca’s youth academy

THIS is world-class young talent. Pirlo surely would agree. How do we get to this in our country?

Around 1am on Sep 3, 2003 – the moment FC Barcelona started believing again

Learn more about the world’s best soccer coach: Pep Guardiola – Another Way of Winning

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