Soccer Case Study: The Health Benefits Of A Soccer Ball

Gather around folks for another post on the benefits of soccer. The latest study took place in Denmark. Scientists have concluded that Adults who regularly kick around a soccer ball with friends have better heart and bone health. The life of a soccer mom is hardly glamorous and usually involves carpooling kids to games and supervising them. But here’s some good news for all the soccer mums around the world. Hot of the press, women who join in the fun and kick around a soccer ball can Continue Reading

Fabio Capello: X-Rated Photos, Miami and Coaching England

Fabio Capello has done a fantastic job as England coach and has shown his class with several, lets say, unconventional situations. England was one of the first countries to qualify for the World Cup and look destined for a deep run in the tournament. Capello has done a great job preparing the squad and players like Wayne Rooney and Frank Lampard are ready to take on the world. So why does Fabio “Discipline” Capello look worried? For those that have been living under a rock fasten your seat Continue Reading

Football, Passports And The Fountain Of Youth

If you listen to the rumours and the bloggers from Nigeria, don’t worry; I do not need your banking details to put millions in your bank account for a small fee, giggle, believe something fishy is happening to Nigerian Soccer. If you had the pleasure of watching some of the African Cup, you couldn’t help but notice that Nigeria, the once power house of African Football looked slow, timid and to be honest, they looked old. So what could be the problem? Nigeria was labelled the sleeping giant and Continue Reading

Soccer Australia: When The Hunted Becomes The Hunter

Can anyone tell me what a tyrant is? Gone are the days of communism and that eventually brought the demise of the tyrant. Or has it? Believe it or not we have a tyrant right here in Australia. Do you know who it is? I'll give you some clues. The royal tyrant is the bearer of the supreme power, which he uses according to the evil maxims against his country, against law and order, against life, security, justice, morality and internal peace. For those that are guessing it's not the Prime Continue Reading

The Beautiful Game Of Soccer Has Turned Ugly.

Currently I live in Melbourne Australia and Soccer is not seen as the number one sport in Australia. Soccer competes against Australian Rules which is also referred to as "Football". We also have both codes of Rugby and it seems soccer takes the back seat when compared to the other codes. However, if you go to Europe and South America soccer is undoubtedly the most popular sport. So why is the game of Soccer so popular? Continue Reading