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/ 46 days ago

Varane bans son from heading after revealing own concussion issue

Manchester United defender Raphael Varane has admitted that he does not allow his son to head soccer balls. Heading has become a hot topic in the sport in recent years as more research is conducted on the issue. The United States Soccer Federation has banned children under the age of 11 from heading soccer balls. […]
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/ 437 days ago

MLS still wants temporary head injury substitutions

Major League Soccer, or MLS, is still pushing for temporary substitutions for head injuries. This is despite the fact that the 2023 campaign began less than two weeks ago. The league does currently have head injury substitutions; however, they, like in the Premier League, are permanent changes. The top flight league in the United States […]


/ 678 days ago

‘The Only’ documentary chronicles compelling Briana Scurry story

Undoubtedly, former USWNT star goalkeeper Briana Scurry has an interesting life story. Not only did Scurry put together a standout career with the national side for 15 years. She also acted as a trailblazer for the sport and women's sports at large. Scurry is the first openly gay player in the USWNT. Plus, the National […]