// Tag: Penalty Shootout

Mental Enhancements for Soccer Penalty-kicks

Posted 3 years ago Greg Margolis 3 minute read comment

John Terry, one of the best soccer players in the world, steps up to take the penalty shot that will win Chelsea the prestigious […]


Practising penalties – Necessary or pointless?

Posted 4 years ago James Barraclough 4 minute read comments

Gareth Southgate: “I’ve only taken one penalty before, for Crystal Palace at Ipswich. It was 2-2 in the 89th minute, I hit the post […]


Brazil 2014: Penalty Shootouts: They’re just a lottery… right?

Posted 4 years ago Darren Britton 3 minute read comments

So for once, England’s fate will  not be decided by penalties in the World Cup. Their early exit at the group stage has saved as the […]


Brazil 2014: The Perfect Penalty

Posted 4 years ago Ross Methven 4 minute read comments

Penalites. It is one of the cruellest methods of deciding a victor in any sport. Both ecstasy and agony in a heartbeat. A hero […]


Saving penalties – Luck or design?

Posted 4 years ago James Barraclough 2 minute read comment

Continuing with the theme of penalties, this time I will explore whether there is any skill involved in goalkeepers trying to save them or […]


Mindfulness and acceptance – World Cup Edition

Posted 4 years ago Mitch Plemmons 2 minute read comment

The penalty kick is widely considered the most anxiety-provoking situation in all of football. Whether it be a schoolyard match at the local grade […]

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