Remembering Jimmy Greaves | Brian Glanville

Brian Glanville reflects on the great Jimmy Greaves, the subject of a recent biography. Brian Glanville: Remembering Jimmy Greaves Jimmy Greaves, whom I once knew so well and liked so much, has just been commemorated in a new biography (Natural, The Jimmy Greaves Story by David Tossell). An especially vivid and characteristic memory still stays […]

Double defending | Soccer Coach Weekly

It is crucial that your first two defending players nearest the ball know what they should be doing when the other team has possession. A pair working in tandem can slow down attacks and win back possession efficiently. What this session is about Players nearest the ball learn their respective jobs when defending. Combining and […]

Always, I’m thinking to score, says Salah after entering Liverpool record books

Mohamed Salah admits scoring goals is constantly on his mind after he spectacularly ended an eight-game drought to write his name in Liverpool’s record books. Forward Salah became the fastest player in the Merseyside club’s history to hit 50 league goals following his sensational solo effort in Friday evening’s 3-1 success at Southampton. The Egyptian’s […]

Tackling The Safety Issue For Players

Daniel Fitzpatrick, Lecturer in Politics, Aston University is the author of this article which was originally published in The Conversation, an independent source of news and views from the academic and research community. British football is once again under the microscope for all the wrong reasons. In the tenth minute of the Second City Derby […]