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Becoming a pro soccer player

by Pina, Andrew.

Format: Print Book 2015
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
South Park Library Juvenile j796.334 PIN
Location  South Park Library
 
Collection  Juvenile
 
Call Number  j796.334 PIN
 
 
Summary
Playing pro soccer is a lifetime in the making for many players. Some leave high school to play in pro development leagues. Others start playing seriously even younger! As one of the most popular youth sports in the United States, soccer and its career possibilities interest many readers. Full-color photographs of real soccer pros enhance this introduction to the worldwide phenomenon of pro soccer--and how one gets there. From David Beckham to Cristiano Ronaldo, all soccer stars started somewhere, and readers learn what they can do to follow in their soccer heroes' footsteps.
Contents
World's most popular game
Youth soccer
Academies
High school and college
Forwards
Midfielders
Defenders
Keepers
Leagues around the world
Major League Soccer
Women's soccer
International football
Glossary
For more information
Index.

Additional Information
Series Going pro.
Subjects Soccer -- Juvenile literature.
Soccer.
Publisher New York :2015
Edition First edition.
Language English
Notes Includes index.
Description 32 pages : colored illustrations ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
ISBN 9781482420753 (library binding)
1482420759 (library binding)
9781482420746 (pbk.)
1482420740 (pbk.)
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