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Wycombe Wanderers Youth Team class of 2010/11: Where are they now? Knockbacks are part and parcel of professional sport. I don’t believe for one second that there’s a professional footballer out there that has never been told he/she is not good enough. But it’s how we deal with these knockbacks which moulds us as players … Continue reading HOW SET BACKS CAN MAKE YOU STRONGER
Following the disappointment of our National League season being suspended, I enjoyed the first couple of weeks recuperating and reflecting on what a season we had at Woking. But after that initial period wore off, I was desperate to get back into football as I was missing the dressing room and adrenaline of match days. … Continue reading COVID-19: HOW I’M STAYING FIT IN ISOLATION
English football will be suspended until at least 30 April because of the continued spread of coronavirus. The Football Association has also agreed that the current season can be “extended indefinitely”. For clubs in the Premier League, this doesn’t pose too much of a problem. The sums of money earned through sponsorships and broadcasting deals, … Continue reading COVID-19: WHAT NOW FOR NON-LEAGUE FOOTBALL?