Young footballers

in sport •  3 months ago

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Like any sport, playing football can bring many health benefits like improvement in speed, eye-limb coordination, strength, agility and stamina.

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Of course, as in any sport, football can also be cause injuries like scraps and bruises. Nothing serious unless children get rough and fail to observe rules or listen to the coach. I am talking about football aka soccer and not American football.


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There are now football skills programs crafted specially for children to learn and play football. They start with basics of football like ball control, dribbling, passing and then shooting.

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Parents can also volunteer to train and guide the children with the basics. It would be advantageous if they also play or have played football or have a knowledge of the sport.

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It is indeed fun to see the children chasing the ball with parents cheering them on. A very pleasant outing for everyone in the family. One of these children may be a budding Ronaldo in the making!

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At the end of the program, there will be a 'graduation' ceremony where the young footballers are each awarded a medal and honoured with a walk of fame beneath an 'hand' arch formed by their adoring parents. Sorry, I am not sure how best to describe this and I hope the snapshot below will give you an idea of this arch thing.


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That is so much fun !! It is rewarding for the kids and the Honored of the couch and specially the cheering parents. Thank you for sharing . I enjoyed reading it so much.

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