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Diary of a Football Players’ Agent (by Oliver Schlegl)

Diary of a Football Players’ Agent (by Oliver Schlegl)

Licensed German football agent Oliver Schlegl talks about agent’s business, African market, phone calls in the middle of the night,…

How to Become a Professional Football (Soccer) Player: 10 Steps (Part 2)

How to Become a Professional Football (Soccer) Player: 10 Steps (Part 2)

If you are thinking of becoming a professional football (soccer) player, read this: 5 steps (Part 2) on player’s journey…

How to Become a Professional Football (Soccer) Player: 10 Steps (Part 1)

How to Become a Professional Football (Soccer) Player: 10 Steps (Part 1)

If you are thinking of becoming a professional football (soccer) player, you should read this. Here are essential steps you…

Want to be the next Ronaldo? Practice 10,000 hours!

Want to be the next Ronaldo? Practice 10,000 hours!

Key to success in any field is practicing a specific task for a total of around 10,000 hours. A players…

Why Playing FIFA Will Kill Your Football Career

Why Playing FIFA Will Kill Your Football Career

For most young players, your aim is to get into a professional football academy. But are football academies really the…

The Diary Of A Football Player: Life After Career

The Diary Of A Football Player: Life After Career

I am a football addict. I live, breathe and work football. I have been training and playing football since I…

Tips of the Football Coach: Technical conditioning work of professional players

Tips of the Football Coach: Technical conditioning work of professional players

Many football coaches, both in youth and professional teams, focus the physical training in developing Resistance and Strength skills, in…

ESP: Trabajo de acondicionamiento técnico para profesionales

ESP: Trabajo de acondicionamiento técnico para profesionales

Muchos entrenadores de fútbol, tanto de base como profesionales, centran el trabajo físico en el desarrollo de las cualidades de…

The Diary Of A Football Player: I Had A Dream

The Diary Of A Football Player: I Had A Dream

My footballer’s life was great. When I was a young prospect, I set myself two goals: I want to play…

Entering Into Football’s Pro Ranks – Difficult Task For Any Youngster

Entering Into Football’s Pro Ranks – Difficult Task For Any Youngster

I was contacted recently by an ambitious, young footballer, who asked what advice I could give him as he starts…