soccer | Sports Zone Media

Jul 06, 12

On Wednesday, July 4, the Scottish Premier League announced that its member teams had “voted overwhelmingly” to exclude Rangers from playing in the top-tier league this upcoming season. The Glasgow club must now apply with the Scottish Football League to enter one of the lower divisions for 2012-2013. The large majority of clubs…

read more Apr 06, 12

Soccer is a great way to get kids away from their electronics and to get them outdoors and exercising instead.  This is an easy game to get started with and it does not cost a lot for the parents to get their children involved.  It can be difficult once the kids are all together to get them start learning the fundamentals. …

read more Mar 21, 12

Just one day after Manchester United stole first place in the Premier League from beneath the noses of their bitter rivals, Manchester City, the latter club’s boss, Roberto Mancini, has warned that the title race could now be decided in the old fashioned way – at the City-United derby match on April 30; a fixture that could…

read more Mar 20, 12

Last Monday’s match between the Philadelphia Union and the Portland Timbers proved to be something of a special occasion for both clubs, representing their first league encounter of the 2012 MLS campaign. The clash, played at the JELD-WEN Field in Oregon, also featured the first-ever goal for Kris Boyd in a Timbers jersey. The…

read more Jan 17, 12

What do you do when you lose a game? If you’re a youth coach, how you respond to a losing game is very important to the players and their morale. It will also help shape who they become as players in the future. It’s understandable that you might be disappointed with winning a game. However, it’s important that you…

read more Jan 17, 12

There are many youth soccer coaching tips out there but the truth of the matter is that many of them don’t work. Those that do, only work in certain scenarios. Let’s take a local recreational league, for example. You will typically be given a team from a random blind draft, excluding your own child if you are a parent…

read more