Monthly Archives - September 2016

The Wayne Rooney Show

here One of the most talked about players at the moment is Wayne Rooney, and for good reason too. He’s been at the centre of a national debate about whether he should be club and country captain and the first name on the team sheet. Long before the Euro’s this summer, it’s been hotly contested as to whether Wayne Rooney is the player he once was or whether he should be dropped to make way the new breed of talent that [...]

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Meeting Glenn Ferrier

follow My name is Glenn Ferrier, I’m a 17 year old Youth Team footballer for Peterborough United. I’m a 2nd year right back from Ramsey, Peterborough and I’m going to be giving you an introduction into my life as a professional footballer. I was first scouted from my local team Deeping Rangers when I was 13 years old before coming on trial to Peterborough and signing. I’ve played throughout the different age groups and managed to earn myself a scholarship as [...]

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Meeting Aaron Hart

I’m Aaron Hart, a 16 year old from Oakham, Peterborough. I’m also a 1st year right footed centre midfielder for Peterborough United, where I was scouted playing for my local football club at the age of 13. Throughout these blogs, I’ll be sharing with you my experience as a professional footballer and  you will be able to read about my story to try and get into the first team! As a centre midfielder, I’m naturally defensive minded and I enjoy [...]

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Cameron Stump – Peterborough United

My name is Cameron Stump, I’m a 17 year old Youth Team footballer for Peterborough United. I’m a 2nd year right footed striker from St Neots and I’m going to be giving you an introduction into my life as a professional footballer. As a striker, I would describe myself as someone who likes to play off the shoulder of the defender and run in behind the defender, which means that I make the pitch as long as possible giving the [...]

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Luke Volde, an Introduction

My name is Luke Volde, I’m a Youth Team footballer for Peterborough United. I’m a 2nd year right back and I’m going to be giving you an introduction into my life as a professional footballer. I was first scouted at Leicester when I was 9 years old before coming on trial to Peterborough and signing in the same week. I’ve been here ever since playing throughout the youth age groups and managed to earn myself a scholarship. Since joining the [...]

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Recovery

Ashley Watson is Sports Therapy BSc International Athlete. If you’d like more information on an injury or treatment please contact him at https://www.facebook.com/WatsonSportMassage/?fref=ts Recovery in football! Here you will learn the following: Why recovery is so important Methods to enhance recovery How nutrition will aid recovery What is recovery? “Time taken for the body to repair from stress caused by training and competition”. After taking part in exercise at mild to high intensity, the body becomes fatigued. This normally results in a decrease in performance, muscle tightness [...]

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