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22 September 2010

Injuries in recreational soccer

Research shows about half of all community soccer players sustain injuries at least once over the course of a season - many from being on the receiving end of a slide tackle.

Long sprints and hard kicks, coupled with intermittent obstacles such as an opponent's cleat careening toward your calf, pose real dangers on the soccer field even at the recreational level, suggests a new study.

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