Fifa Worldcup – Socceroos InfoGraphic

Fifa Worldcup – Socceroos InfoGraphic

Great poster to show the kids about the FIFA World Cup Socceroos campaign Aussies and the World Cup Australia has qualified for the World Cup 4 times, in 1974, 2006, 2010 and 2014. Their first goal in a qualifier: Len Scheinflug, with a penalty kick in the 70th minute...
Soccer drills and skills – a Introduction

Soccer drills and skills – a Introduction

Your son or daughter has joined their first soccer team and you want know what should he she be practicing at home. What are the best soccer drills and skills? In this multi-part series ( passing, kicking, dribbling, playing with both feet and juggling) will look at...

Soccer Number and Field Positions Explained

This post explains soccer positions for kids soccer.  The coach shouts “play the number 10 position” what does this mean ?Have you ever wondered why the GoalKeeper always has the Number 1 on his/her soccer shirt or what is the significant of Messi number...
Supporting Your Local A-League

Supporting Your Local A-League

One of the first questions I always ask of other Soccer Dads is  which A-league team do you support? The answer receive quite often is ” I don’t,  I prefer EPL”.  I don’t follow A-league because the standard is not as good. My response to their...

What is Small Sided Football?

What is small sided football (Soccer)?  It is basically a modified version of soccer designed for young kids, Your kids won’t start playing grown up soccer until they reach the age of 11 or 12 years of age. Theses are the benefits of SSF The small teams means...
Parents guide to Kids Soccer

Parents guide to Kids Soccer

So your kids wants to play soccer – here is some general survival tips  on what to watch for in today’s world of kids soccer. Their is more to Soccer than simply buying the Messi or Shinji Ono Jersey.  Kids soccer is different than playing adult soccer...