This week the Backyard League went to play soccer at the YMCA in door soccer. The people involved were George, Ben, Jack, Nick, Anthony and me. When we got there at about 6:30 pm we wandered around for a bit and eventually found the indoor court. When we got there we learned how the games … More In door at the YMCA
This week I happen to be in the backyard when I saw Michael, Warren, Will, Adam and Karina playing wembley. In the game wembly the point is to score it is free for all and if you score you move to the next round. One person doesn’t score every time making the next round one person … More Free for All, Wembley
Have you ever heard of the game “donkey” well I haven’t until just a few days ago, but now i’m obsessed with it. It is a kind of mixture between horse the basket ball game and butts up the game where you throw a ball at a wall. In this game you kick a soccer … More D.O.N.K.E.Y!
That’s right Big Boy Ben the super striker ends in goal 2 in one session of headers and volleys. It was Ben, Nick, Warren, Jack, George and me playing in the match. It started off with us kicking around then we all decided to have a game of headers and volleys, which was a great … More Ben in Goal 2 Times… Whaaat
This week I got home from school early and witnessed the new generation of soccer players having a 3 against 3 game. The player on one team were Adam(9), Karina(9) and Sienna(10). The other team was Will(8), Nadia(7) and Keyiara(10). This game was a cracker to watch with George as the referee and Nick as … More Backyard Little League
Recently we had a 3 a side game with Anthony, Nick and I on one team and on the other it was Ben, Will and Michael. We have had this game two times before, but this one is special. It is special because we have both won one game which will make this one a … More Backyard El Clasico
First of all a quick summery of what headers and volleys are. It is a game where you have to score in total 10 times and if you are the keeper you may get out of goal by catching the ball or the shooter putting it wide. After the 10 goals are up the last one … More Headers and Volleys for Ever
First of all a quick over view on the game of foot volley, a game as good and the sun is high. A someone starts with the serve and can score after they kick it to the other side of the pitch. Then the opposition has 1 bounce then they must pass it to their teammate … More Foot volley: My Worst Play Ever.
Jumping right into it lets see our first player Nick Firestone standing at 5’8″ with a velvet touch, fallow him on twitter @therealjuanmata. He made an alias to gain more followers, but were getting off topic he is an excellent center mid. He is known in the league for having good footwork and touches, in addition his … More The Backyard League: Player Profiles #3
This is the second addition of player profiles and it is going to be a good one. Once again we have two brothers and one older guy. We have a striker that some people refer to him as an attacking Pogba, one is essentially superman but on without flight and … More The Backyard League: Player Profiles #2