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OVERLAP AND SHOOT Under 8's to 10's grass roots football is back, with COVID - 19 safety! This drill, being socially distance with no tackles and distance of 2 meters.   Here the WINGER, becomes playmaker and potential striker.  The Central Midfielder becomes part of the attack by providing an overlap to cross the ball. VIDEO LINK: FOOTBALL DRILL & TACTICS BOARD - OVERLAP AND... Read more
The Times newspaper today it is reported that Rick Parry, the Chairman of the English Football League, in a conversation with a Wigan Athletic fan, said that via a rumour circulating round the football world that Wigan's demise was all for a bet. The Paper reports: 'Rick Parry has been involved in an astonishing conversation with a Wigan Athletic fan during which the chairman of the English... Read more
Pep Guardiola admits that is squad is getting old and some of the 'dead wood' has to go to stand any chance of catching the dominant force that is Liverpool FC for next season. As Pep's team will provide the customary guard of honour in tonight's mouth watering game tonight, Pep will not only be analysing the game unfold in front of him but also be considering those places where he must improve.... Read more
A third player at Brighton & Hove Albion has been tested positive with Coronavirus.  Whilst the Premiership clubs will get together to work out proposals for a re-start the question remains what happens if one or more of the players in the starting 11 develops the disease.  Can they lawfully postpone the game or must they allowed to play behind closed doors. The Times today reports... Read more
Can the remainder Premiership football matches be free to watch?  According to the Times it says: ‘Most of the matches — which are to be played in empty stadiums under a plan to restart top-flight football — would be on Sky and BT Sport’s pay-TV platforms but a few would be shown by Amazon, according to the plan. The BBC would potentially be permitted to show highlights more often but it is... Read more
The former PSG manager is at Old Trafford tomorrow night in the first round of the Champions League knockout stages. Is he there only as an interested spectator heavily involved in both sides in the past, or is it the future murmuring of an anticipated role at Man U this summer? The Time reports that ‘It has been more than two and a half years since he led a team, released by PSG in the summer of... Read more
Football Agents - Transfer Rumours There are more rumours surrounding football transfers to look forward too. This transfer window is keeping the football agents busy. Ross Barkley has been left out of Everton’s pre-season squad. This can only strengthen the rumour that the player may be moving on to Tottenham hotspur in the near future. Liverpool are rumoured to be retaining the services of Emre... Read more
Common Football Injuries A brief article from football agents regarding common football injuries are an accepted risk of the game. There are injuries that appear more frequently than others. The most common injuries, as expected are located in the lower extremities, upwards of 66% see Tandonline: These are: Hamstring Strain Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries Knee Cartilage Tear Sprained... Read more
Football Child Sex Abuse Claims It is reported in The Times today that The Premier League has advised that after its investigations into an historic football child abuse claim by a former palyer in 2014 that Chelsea Football Club did not breach any of Premier League Rules. Following claims about historic football child abuse in 2014 by a former player, the Premier League cleared Chelsea FC of NOT... Read more
Football Child Abuse Claims - FA Investigation The Football child abuse claim scandal has shocked the football industry and the public alike.  Parents whose children are in football academies and grass roots teams may be concerned and would no doubt like assurance from the Football Association on what it is doing to protect the welfare of children at football clubs. What is concerning is... Read more