Life of an Upcoming Footballer: Former Central Coast Mariners and Pegasus FC Player – Michael Glassock

Life of an Upcoming Footballer: Former Central Coast Mariners and Pegasus FC Player – Michael Glassock

OnTheBallBlog sat down with young and ambitious upcoming football player Michael Glassock. Michael is a former Central Coast Mariners Player who has also spent time learning his trades for Hong Kong Premier League side Pegasus FC. Michael brings so much experience for being 21 years old and this blog is about his journey and how he has gotten to where he is today.

We Are 2020 Northern New South Wales Major Champions

We Are 2020 Northern New South Wales Major Champions

This week here at OnTheBallBlog, we look back at what an amazing year it has been for Edgeworth Eagles FC, what we achieved and how we won both the Minor and Major Premiership. What an outstanding year for the club as a whole and on a personal note for some of the things I have achieved along the way. Do you want to become a better footballer and always wanting to improve your game? Well, be sure to click the link below and read our latest blog. Be sure to stay up to date with all our future posts which are shared weekly by clicking the follow button below.

How to Improve your Football Game: Sports Scientist and Strength Conditioner Alex Berger

How to Improve your Football Game: Sports Scientist and Strength Conditioner Alex Berger

This week on OnTheBallBlog, we sat down and talked every possible way to become a better football player from a strength and conditioners perspective. Sports Scientist and Strength/Conditioning Coach, Alex Berger shares his professional insight into what key attributes can mold a footballer into a better athlete. Alex has built his trade in amongst clubs like Millwall Lions FC, Charlton Athletic FC, Leister City FC and West Brom Albion FC. He has help developed players amongst the academy programs, to conditioning fist team players in the Premier League. Be sure to check out our latest blog below and click the follow button for future content.

A Winners Mentality – Do you have what it takes?

A Winners Mentality – Do you have what it takes?

“Winning isn’t everything, it’s the only thing.” - Vince Lombardi. In the world of sport, there are only two outcomes which are achievable, that is winning and losing. Nobody has the natural desire to lose, but others want to be winners more than others. It's about making your actions stronger then your words showing that [...]

Part 3 of Signing Pro At Millwall Football Club

Part 3 of Signing Pro At Millwall Football Club

Coming in to my third week of trialling I knew that I had been training hard. I was beginning to gain confidence and believe that I had become a better player over the course of the past couple weeks. I knew I had adapted to the English style of football. For years I had been [...]

Part 1 of How I Signed At Millwall Football Club

Part 1 of How I Signed At Millwall Football Club

Watford wasn’t the place for me but that wasn’t going to stop me from signing a contract in England. I always had a voice in my head telling me that I hadn’t come all this way for nothing, and that is the flame that kept on burning in me working to getting a contract.  A [...]

How I Signed A Professional Contract At 17 Years Old

How I Signed A Professional Contract At 17 Years Old

This goes back to where my professional football career started, at A-League club, Newcastle Jets at 17 years old.  Signing my first professional contract was something I had dreamt about since I was a young boy and I can’t express the amount of achievement I felt. A dream turned into a reality, and is now [...]

How to Train like a Professional Football Player

How to Train like a Professional Football Player

Creating a routine in your life will allow you to make the most of your day. I have always enjoyed living a structured life – I am able to focus on how to improve myself mentally and physically as a Professional Footballer. When I moved to Sweden I began training in the afternoons, which I [...]