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Bossing the Midfield

Arguably the most important area of the pitch; the midfield is where many games are won or lost. The team which loses the midfield battle invariably loses the match and there’s evidence of this in the declining use of the 4-4-2 formation. As the 4-2-3-1

Scout Watch: Alex Pritchard

Alex Pritchard (21) – Attacking Midfielder – Brentford FC (Spurs) Apps: 40(2)     Goals: 10     Assists: 7     MOTM: 4 Skillful, pacey and with a keen eye for goal; Alex Pritchard has enjoyed a fruitful loan spell at Brentford. With his 10

Interview with a Grassroots Footballer

Following on from my previous interview with a young player going for his football trial with QPR, this week I was able to catch up with an even younger player. Meet Sam Ezekwesili, a 14 year old student who currently plays grassroots football, but hopes

The Power of the Mind: Meditation

The perks of playing professional football come with an ever increasing list of responsibilities, something which is all too often forgotten by the individual. With so much emphasis on the physical aspects of the game, the mental and spiritual element of