Why BOOT IT is a Four Letter Word…
by April 6, 2018
Why ‘Boot It’ and other comments are not necessarily the safe option!
It’s something you hear at soccer games at all ages and levels in the United States all too often: A player wins possession of a ball deep in their own half and immediately the call rings out from at least one parent on the sideline, and often from the coach and teammates as well….
“BOOT IT!” Or “SEND IT!” or “GET RID OF IT!”
Every time someone yells “BOOT IT!” an angel in Soccer Heaven loses its wings and plummets headlong to earth.
Read the rest byto see why this is not necessarily the right thing to say in a match… Yes, there are times to clear the ball… but when is the right time!
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