The Soccer Book

Author: David Goldblatt
Publisher: Dk Pub
ISBN: 9781465417497
Size: 36.75 MB
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A visual guide to soccer looks at the sport's skills, rules, tactics, coaching, teams, players, records, and competitions.

My Soccer Book

Author: Gail Gibbons
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780688171384
Size: 42.57 MB
Format: PDF
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Soccer is fun - let's play! Find all the basics in this lively guide. The markings on a soccer field What soccer players wear The positions, from forward to goalkeeper The excitement of pasing a ball The thrill of making a goal All these and more are included, with a useful glossary at the end.

Soccer In Sun And Shadow

Author: Eduardo H. Galeano
Publisher: Verso
ISBN: 9781859844236
Size: 21.70 MB
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This new edition of Eduardo Galeano's riveting commentary on the history and politics of soccer includes newly written material on the 2002 World Cup, which one quarter of humanity watched.


Author: Clive Gifford
Publisher: Marshall Cavendish
ISBN: 9780761444602
Size: 79.58 MB
Format: PDF
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"An introduction to soccer, including techniques, rules, and the training regimen of professional athletes in the sport" --Provided by publisher.


Author: Charlotte Guillain
Publisher: Heinemann-Raintree Library
ISBN: 9781432934569
Size: 80.38 MB
Format: PDF
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Introduces the sport of soccer and describes the clothing, equipment, skills, and health benefits of the activity.


Author: Suzanne Bazemore
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 1429640251
Size: 33.67 MB
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"Describes the science behind the sport of soccer, including kicking, ball control, and goalkeeping"--Provided by publisher.


Author: Chrös McDougall
Publisher: ABDO
ISBN: 1614785554
Size: 31.46 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Best Sport Ever: Soccer takes readers from the beginnings of soccer to present day with a focus on the legends, the amazing stories, and the unique characteristics that makes the sport great. Discover the ancient history of soccer, the equipment used in the game then and now, the thrill of the first goal, and the achievements of Didier Drogba, Pelé, Diego Maradona, Mia Hamm, David Beckham, and so many others in this amazing overview of the Best Sport Ever: Soccer! Through colorful descriptions, a glossary, additional resources, engaging sidebars that go "beyond the basics" into advanced skills and health benefits, and more, the Best Sport Ever series cannot be missed for today's sports fan.


Author: Brian Wingate
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 9781404209954
Size: 20.51 MB
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Examines the history, rules, and strategy of soccer.


Author: Dev Ross
Publisher: Treasure Bay, Inc.
ISBN: 9781601152398
Size: 65.65 MB
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Basic information about one of the most popular sports in the world.

Science And Soccer

Author: A. Mark Williams
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 0415672104
Size: 60.79 MB
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"Now in a fully revised and updated third edition, Science and Soccer is still the most comprehensive and accessible introduction to the physiology, biomechanics and psychology behind the world's most popular sport. Offering important guidance on how science translates into practice, the book examines every key facet of the sport, with a particular focus on the development of elite performers. The topics covered include: - anatomy, physiology, psychology and biomechanics; - principles of training; - nutrition; - physical and mental preparation; - playing surfaces and equipment; - decision-making and skill acquisition; - coaching and coach education; - performance analysis; - talent identification and youth development. Science and Soccer: Developing Elite Performers is a unique resource for students and academics working in sports science. It is essential reading for all professional support staff working in the game, including coaches at all levels, physiotherapists, conditioning specialists, performance analysts, club doctors and sport psychologists"--