Football Equipment

  1. 8 Steps to Introducing a Young Child to Goalkeeping in Football

    8 Steps to Introducing a Young Child to Goalkeeping in Football
    When you ask most under-7s which position they’d like to play if they were to become a professional footballer, nine out of ten would probably say centre forward. Indeed, most youngsters enter the game vying for this position – but most don’t make it.  A huge number of professional midfielders and defenders once played as a striker or centre forward...
  2. What Are the Main Grassroots Football Technologies in Use Today?

    What Are the Main Grassroots Football Technologies in Use Today?
    Technology is now part and parcel of professional football – for good or bad. While it usually enhances the game, it’s not without its critics. That’s mainly because there are laws, not rules. Just about every contentious decision is open to debate. Nevertheless, VAR, goal-line technology and the upcoming automated offside system are going nowhere.  But it’s not just the...
  3. How Do I Set Up a Football Pitch in My Garden

    How Do I Set Up a Football Pitch in My Garden
    If you have a reasonably large garden, you have a great opportunity to hone your football skills at any time. As long as you have a few essential items of football equipment and you’re willing to put the hard work in, you could be playing short-sided games and kickabouts later today! Here’s our brief guide on how to set up...
  4. What Should a Grassroots Referee Have In Their Kit Bag?

    What Should a Grassroots Referee Have In Their Kit Bag?
    Whether you’re refereeing Sunday league football or an aspiring pro ref, you’ll need to build a high-quality equipment inventory to ensure you’re always ready to officiate.  Here at The Soccer Store, we like to help players, coaches and match officials prepare for match action, which is why we’ve created this list of essential and desirable kit bag items for grassroots...
  5. 6 Quirky Ways to Improve Your Grassroots Football Skills

    6 Quirky Ways to Improve Your Grassroots Football Skills
    If you’re playing in a local league, or even just with friends during the weekends, finding the time to work on your core football skills can be tough. Work and family commitments come first, so any opportunity to enhance your abilities should be embraced.  Fortunately, there are several ways to improve your game without the need to hit the training...
  6. 8 Top Tips for Playing Grassroots Over-50s Football 

    8 Top Tips for Playing Grassroots Over-50s Football 
    You’re never too old to enjoy the thrill of steering your grassroots football team to victory with a timely defensive header or speculative shot. Playing grassroots over-50s football is a great way to stay fit, meet people and stay strong as you grow older.  But before you pull on your football boots for the first time in years, it’s important...
  7. The 5 Best Football Rebounder Nets

    The 5 Best Football Rebounder Nets
    Football rebounder nets have become very popular over the past few years. Rebounders are used by both outfield players and goalkeepers. For outfield players they can be used to improve their first touch be that with their feet, head or chest, work on their ball control and volleying or to strengthen their weaker foot through repetition. For goalkeepers the rebound...
  8. 7 Ways to Improve Your Football Skills at Home

    7 Ways to Improve Your Football Skills at Home
    Whether you’re a coach or a grassroots footballer, it’s always good to know how to improve football skills at home. Some teams only get to train once a week, which is nowhere near time to develop core skills such as touch, control and passing. But using the many hours of free time you have at home to hone your skills...
  9. How to Use Football Rebounders to Improve Your Skills

    How to Use Football Rebounders to Improve Your Skills
    Football has long been a game of skill, agility, and split-second decisions. Traditionally, a simple ball was all you needed to play the beautiful game. However, with the rise of modern training methods, equipment like football rebounders have emerged as invaluable tools for honing a player's prowess on the field.  These relatively simple devices are designed to offer a responsive...
  10. How to Set Up a Full-Size Grassroots Football Pitch

    How to Set Up a Full-Size Grassroots Football Pitch
    If you play or coach grassroots football in the UK regularly, the chances are you’ll need to set up a pitch at least once. And when that happens, you need to know that you have the correct measurements, guidelines and football equipment to complete the job. That’s why we’ve created a guide on how to set up a full-size grassroots...

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