‘It’s a huge advantage’: Could soccer skills help decide the Super Bowl?

“How Soccer Skills Could be a Game-Changer for the Super Bowl” Several NFL kickers, including Harrison Butker and Brandon Aubrey, have seamlessly transitioned from playing soccer to American football. Butker, who dreamed of playing professionally in the Premier League, claims his soccer upbringing has given him an edge when quickly adjusting to unpredictable football scenarios. … Read more

Stephon Gilmore’s offseason soccer training is helping him play young again

Stephon Gilmore’s Offseason Soccer Training Is Revitalizing His Performance on the Field Dallas Cowboys veteran cornerback Stephon Gilmore, aged 33, is determined to play at a high level by learning from a soccer coach in England. Despite the differences between soccer and American football, the explosive movements and agility required for both sports are similar. … Read more

Saudi Arabia has bought into soccer and golf. Will the NBA and NFL be next?

Earlier this week, golf’s civil war came to an abrupt end when the PGA Tour announced plans to merge commercial operations with its Saudi-funded arch-rival, LIV Golf. The shock announcement marked the culmination of a year of disruption, player poaching and heated litigation. It also brought attention to Saudi Arabia’s growing ambitions in sports and … Read more