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Italian Soccer Team Shares Ingenious Drills for Training Keepers to Save Deflections

Deflections are a goalkeeper's worst nightmare. They think they have a bead on the ball, only to have it re-direct off an attacker or their own def...

The 3 Best Exercises For Soccer Goalies

During an average match, a goalkeeper can get tested in a variety of ways. Sometimes they're asked to elevate and grab a cross out of the air. Other t...

Soccer Goalies: Stop a Penalty Kick With These 3 Tips

The penalty kick. A goalkeeper's worst nightmare. When saved, the keeper comes away looking like a hero! But odds aren't in the keeper's favor. ...

Best Plyometric Exercises for Soccer Players by Position

Soccer players are well known for their incredible endurance, running an average distance of six miles during a 90-minute match. However, the game is ...

MLS Goalkeeper Nick Rimando's Grotesque Finger Injury Is Painful Yet Strangely Entertaining To Look At

Athletes have messed up fingers. Regardless of what sport they play, it seems like their fingers always sustain the most damage. But one position in...

6-Week Soccer Goalkeeper Workout

There's a misconception that because goalkeepers aren't moving up and down the field/ice as much as other players that they might require less...

WATCH: High School Girls Soccer Player Drills Goal from More Than 60 Yards Away

Look out, Carli Lloyd. The young girls are gunning for you. Or maybe they're just drawing inspiration from your stunning long-range goal in last y...

The Secret to Tim Howard's Success

By the time he steps onto the field, Tim Howard is already sweating. A thick droplet drips from his angled brow and falls to the turf at FirstEner...

You Pick: Who's the Most Clutch U.S. Women's Soccer Player?

Congratulations to the Team USA Women's Soccer team on winning another Olympic gold medal. It's no surprise that they've dominated the 2012 Olympic wo...

Meet Your U.S. Olympians: Hope Solo on Dreams and Training

With one Olympic gold medal under her belt, U.S. women's soccer goalkeeper Hope Solo has become one of the most recognized figures in women's sports. ...

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