Freekickerz: Getting the football under control, the first step to hone your skills

The key to any sport – or anything for that matter – is to have full control of what’s happening. Whether the ball is round, flat, oblong – it is every player’s task to make sure that he is controlling the ball. When he can control the ball, he can defend it; he can pass … “Freekickerz: Getting the football under control, the first step to hone your skills”

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Pass It Forward: A Startup with a Simple Concept to support a Great Cause

We’re all familiar with the concept of paying it forward – instead of returning the favor to someone who has done something nice for you, you pass on the warm intentions to someone else. It is interesting how the phrase involves the word “pay”, although the phrase does not at all imply a financial transaction, … “Pass It Forward: A Startup with a Simple Concept to support a Great Cause”

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Keeping it Casual with Fitbathatba the funniest football show around

Fitbathatba! Fit ba? That ba! Not to worry, we are not going mad – in the great northeast of Scotland, those words really do mean something and (surprisingly enough) they are English words. Fitba is just the northeast Scottish way of saying football or “what ball?” and “that ba” is how one says “that ball”. … “Keeping it Casual with Fitbathatba the funniest football show around”

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Zizou – Tricolore Edition: A Tribute to the Great Zidane

“I would give up five players to have Zizou in my squad.” These were words uttered by Cesare Maldini, the manager of the 1998 World Cup Italian team. Rightfully so, if one may say.  From playing football in the plaza of the housing complex he lived in, to playing in the most prestigious matches in … “Zizou – Tricolore Edition: A Tribute to the Great Zidane”

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