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.

An Expert’s Guide to Sports Recovery: Triathlete and Physiotherapist Student Ryley Pasquali

An Expert’s Guide to Sports Recovery: Triathlete and Physiotherapist Student Ryley Pasquali

This week on OnTheBallBlog, we sat down and talked all things sports recovery with someone with perspective from off the football pitch. Triathlete and physiotherapist, Ryley Pasquali shares a step-by-step guide for how professional and aspiring footballers need to be treating their bodies in order to achieve peak performance. Ryley brings an exciting new perspective to OnTheBall Blog. He is a former first grade footballer, and now an inspiring triathlete who has reached tremendous success in qualifying for the World Championship Triathlete Stage in 2022. Be sure to checkout our latest blog below and be sure to click the follow button for future content.

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 [...]