Soccer Positions: The Numbers, Player Roles & Basic Formations
What do position numbers in soccer mean? We break down each soccer position in a typical 11-vs.-11 game and explain its responsibilities.
How to Buy Soccer Cleats
It all starts with the right pair of soccer cleats. Know what to look for so you can dominate the field this season.
Five Soccer Workouts For Your Offseason
Maintain your game in the offseason with these simple soccer workouts. These moves help you develop core strength, endurance and kicking power. Best of all, you can do them all at home.
How to Choose Soccer Shin Guards
Every player on the soccer field needs to wear shin guards. Learn what to look for before buying your next pair.
Practicing Acceleration on the Pitch with Becky Sauerbrunn
Learn how to cover more ground and build speed with this acceleration drill demonstrated by world soccer champ and internationally acclaimed defender Becky Sauerbrunn.
Soccer Drills: The One-Bounce Juggle
If you’re practicing your soccer skills solo, this drill can help you master your movements and up your ball juggling ability.
Soccer Dribbling Drill: Inside Outside Touch
Sharpen your ball-handling skills with this dribbling drill that focuses on working both of your feet.
Learn More About Soccer Equipment & Gear
Find the Right Soccer Gear for Practice & Play
Own every game. Find high-quality soccer gear, including apparel, cleats and equipment from the soccer brands you trust with the soccer store at DICK'S Sporting Goods.
It takes the right soccer equipment to make your season count. Find a great selection of Nike Soccer Cleats. Shop for traction-ready soccer cleats engineered for speed, control and a lightweight feel. Pick up shin guards, soccer socks and jerseys, and prep the pitch with soccer nets and field equipment from the top brands in the industry.
Bring the heat inside with indoor soccer equipment, including cleats, nets and balls crafted for the rigors of your indoor game. Rule the playing court with futsal equipment. Find futsal balls designed with hand-stitched seams for excellent performance and durability season after season.
Kick-start your soccer game with the right ball. Get soccer balls built for incredible playability with a durable outer casting and bladder that retains air and shape. Choose from thermal-bonded, hand or machine-stitched panels, and balls designed for indoor, hard floor, turf and grass.