Category Archives for Soccer Advice

What Is A Hat Trick In Soccer?

Whether you play soccer, watch soccer or best of all, do both, you have almost certainly heard the term ‘hat trick’ either from another player or from the commentator. If you are unsure what the phrase hat-trick means in soccer, then in simple terms it occurs when a player scores three goals in a match. However, […]

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How Many Players on A Soccer Team?

Every team sport that exists has rules relating to how many players are allowed to play for a team at any one time. With American football it is 11, for baseball, it is 9, for basketball it is only 5, and for soccer, the number is usually 11. We say usually because there are many circumstances […]

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Who Invented Soccer?

Many sports can trace their originals back through the decades, and even centuries to when they were first played, but whether we can say any specific sports were ‘invented’ would imply that some person or persons sat down and literally drew up a blueprint from scratch on how to play the game. Rather than that […]

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How Long is A Soccer Game?

If you know anything about soccer and were asked how long a game is, you’d give the simple answer of ’90 minutes’ and move swiftly on. After all, according to Law 7 of the rules of soccer, it should consist of two halves of 45 minutes, and simple arithmetic tells us 2 times 45 is […]

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