Defending and Goalkeeping by James Nixon


Defending and Goalkeeping by James Nixon

Learn how to become a top defender or goalkeeper. The book shows you how to improve skills, such as slide tackling, marking, jockeying, diving saves and much more! The Football File series shows you how to master the beautiful game. Each book has tips for training and playing, as well as an introduction to some of the stars of the sport.

About the Author

James Nixon is an experienced editor and author of children's books.

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32 pages


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Publication date

13th February 2014



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