The sport of kings, or an irrelevant king around on a stretch of grass, whatever you think about soccer, no sport has gripped the world quite like the beautiful game. But, how to play soccer?

Fast becoming the most popular sport throughout schools in the US and Australia, kids generally pick up the game naturally through pure enjoyment as well as keeping tabs with their footballing heroes. That is to say, quick reference guides such as ours are great ways to think about your technical approach.

Rather than trawl through various sources on the internet, how about we keep things concise with a handy guide?

Week by week we will be giving a run down on soccer basics, such as the rules, notable history, and techniques in just so you can get a handle on the game. Plenty here for the already clued-up as well. We’ve also got some great fact based articles in which you can get familiar with the sports record breakers.


Soccer Basics