Player’s Health

In response to some of the recent eye-opening stories and research findings connecting soccer to serious long-term health effects, a new study – conducted by the Football Association and the Professional Footballers' Association in England – will seek to assess the prevalence and severity of...

At long last, Players First has arrived. The US Club Soccer initiative intended to revolutionize the club soccer experience takes over Nike World Headquarters, Aug. 8-9 in Beaverton, Ore. Among an exclusive group of the country's top youth soccer leaders, the Players First launch event features...

Parents play a crucial role in youth soccer, as they attempt to help their children achieve their goals. Players First embraces parental involvement by providing parents with a better way to judge the value of their child’s youth soccer experience. Through the Parent Engagement & Education...