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Passing and Heading Techniques While Playing Football

It is said that football is not a single man’s game but it needs active involvement of the entire team who fight neck to neck with their opponent squad. Naturally, you should learn how to coordinate with your team mates that enable you experience the thrill as well as, winning the match. Throughout the game period, it requires passing the ball correctly to your teammate when you are unable to get through your opponent player or players. It is, at the same time, you should be paying great attention particularly to those teammates who are running with the ball, simply because depending upon the situation, any time they can pass the ball to you.

According to the major American football celebrity Will Mchale, for effective passing of ball you should possess high level of presence of mind as well as decision making power to ponder who would be the right mate to send a pass. And, sending your ball to the correct place demands you to be skilled in shooting the ball straight and without delay in every direction. Conversely, receiving the ball through passes from other mates requires you to remain vigilant to the ball at every moment while you must be always prepared to take control of the ball before it reaches to your opponent player. For all ground passes, you should be capable to catch the ball with the feet, however, for air passes; you can make use of your entire body like the chest, the head but obviously not your hands.

When it comes to shooting the ball into the goal, you should have a higher skill than just passing the ball. Even though, when you shoot the ball straight in opponent’s goal, it’s also a type of passing but in this case, time is the key that helps you make score. Within second, you’ve to watch the position of the goalkeeper and decide as to how effectively you can make a shot and get the ball pass through the keeper. The knowledgeable footballer, team captain and coach Will Mchale recommends you that instead of attempting straight shots, try to learn and practice how to make angle shots out of balls coming in which makes difficulty for a keeper in stopping the same.

Using your head or heading the ball is a great advantage by which other than using hands one can stop high balls, pass them to mate players or even make a goal by straight heading. Heading the ball is not going to hurt you in any way. Just make use of the top portion of your head where hairline begins to get the maximum accuracy without having any sort of pain or harm. According to the top talented footballers like Will Mchale that heading can be especially effectual when time comes to make a score. Will is the son of John Mchale and Sally Mchale. John Mchale, Will’s father was an incomparable football player. It’s at the same time, his grandfather Sr. John McHale is internationally famed and recalled for his expertise in playing football and baseball.