The Complete Quick-look Guide to the Game of Soccer

The Complete Quick-look Guide to the Game of Soccer

Book - 2016
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Simon and Schuster
The latest installment in the international bestselling Show Me How series, Show Me How Soccer is an engaging, quick-look reference guide to mastering the sport. Whether you’re a youngster just learning to play, a seasoned veteran who has played their whole life, a coach, or a big fan – this is a must-have book. 

Show Me How Soccer is a foolproof guide to all things soccer. Whether you want to learn more about the sport, learn new skills and tricks, or become a stat-master you can find it all in these pages.

Organizations and Competitions: FIFA to UEFA, Champions to MLS, La Liga to Premier, World Cup to Olympics—find all the need to know information here.

Rules: Find a complete rulebook for every age group, and the basic do’s and don’ts for those really technical rules.

Techniques and Tactics: From slick tricks to burn a defender like the Cruyff, elastico and Maradona to airborne efforts of the side scissor kick, a diving header and the bicycle kick find easy-to-follow instructions as to master these highlight-reel-worthy yet practical game moves. You’ll also find fun tricks like around the world, rainbow, bambini, heel spin, sole juggles and more! Don’t miss the special chapter on goalkeeping.

Stats: Who are the 10 best players to ever play the game? Who holds the record for quickest goal? Find the answers and so much more in the fact-packed section.

Due to its combination of soccer knowledge, skills, strategies and general informationShow Me How Soccer is unique to other soccer books on the market. 

Publisher: San Francisco : Weldon Owen [2016]
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781681881119
Branch Call Number: Juv 796.334 S42
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Dreher, Karin - Illustrator


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