VELCRO SPORTS!

TRAINING JUST GOT MORE FUN, with VELCRO!  Don’t miss Video Clips Below! Velcro is the brainchild of Georges de Mestral, a Swiss engineer who, in 1941 went for a walk in the woods and wondered if the burrs that clung to his trousers — and dog — could be turned into something useful. After nearly…

Platini resigns from UEFA

Michel Platini resigns as UEFA president Michel Platini resigned as UEFA president Monday after the Court of Arbitration for Sport rejected the Frenchman’s bid to overturn a six-year ban from working in football. The 60-year-old, sanctioned over a $2 million payment he received from FIFA, saw CAS — sport’s final court of appeal — cut…

Hendrik Johannes Cruijff

Hendrik Johannes Cruijff wiki Hendrik Johannes Cruijff OON (Dutch: [ˈjoːɦɑn ˈkrœyf], 25 April 1947 – 24 March 2016), known as Johan Cruyff, was a Dutch professional football player and coach. As a player he won the Ballon d’Or three times, in 1971, 1973 and 1974. Cruyff was one of the most famous exponents of the football philosophy…

2016 NSCAA Convention

NSCAA CONVENTION Billed as “The World’s Largest Annual Gathering of Soccer Coaches,” each year the NSCAA Convention draws approximately 4,000 coaches from our 30,000-plus members, and more than 10,000 attendees over five days for live field demonstration and lecture sessions, networking socials, coaching diplomas and more! The National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) is…

China Soccer $$$

Reuters/Ibrahem AlomariA Chinese fan. Originally posted at businessinsider.com by Elena Holodny China Soccer $$$ China wants to get awesome at soccer, and that means big bucks for a handful of companies! Despite the fact that China’s population currently stands around 1.3 billion (roughly 20% of the earth’s population), its men’s soccer team currently ranks at a…