Playing Through Pain

Kimberley Martinez (ArticleBiz)

Jan 28, 2018 6:52 PM

Playing Through Pain

One of the most popular sought after sports which people would always love to watch is football. It takes strong motivation to be out there on the field kicking the ball as hard as you can. It is even much better if one has started to acquire the skills at a very young age which builds up the structure of athleticism required to play over the years.

You can even embrace the stress brought by this game as if it were just part of your breathing, however, football provides a lot of things in the player’s life, either directly or indirectly. Here is a list of some of these benefits of Football.

#1. Teaches you how to plan
In every game that we play, our moves, strategy, and planning are essential. It is like going to a battle complete with all the weapons that we need. We have to check on our error and learn how to deal with them effectively. At this point, each player is required to have the discipline to follow instructions from their coaches or even with other teammates.

Preparation is necessary for the whole team. The slightest detail such as the weight of each player, the skills, mentality and devotion one has to offer matters when it comes to their performance. All of these mentioned will matter during the game. Careful planning of the whole team brings success to all of their matches making them function successfully according to their role.

As part of the plan, they are also required to acknowledge the pain and injury of their teammates, to take part of another role if necessary. Turnovers may happen, and everyone should be ready for it in the context of the whole strategy. It's a lofty process to be involved with football, but one thing is sure, it’s a rewarding career.

#2. Establishes Teamwork
Nothing could go wrong if only we know how to get along with our group. Teamwork is the most important factor to the success of any team. Just like in football, a team is nothing without working hard to reach a common goal.

During practice, team bonding or simple get ways are the moments when each of the team members should openly know each other. Open communication, mutual respect, and consideration are some of the factors we have always looked for when we belong to a particular group. Actually, during practice, it is very common to exchange verbal and physical interaction among our teammates. From there we can build the confidence of each member who is working towards a particular goal.

It was never healthy to see someone from the team who has the "it was me" attitude. How about "if not for our" mentality then for sure no one will be left behind without improving and without honoring himself to each and every game that they play. Another factor is a contribution. We don’t push our limits because we want to be famous. We do it for the love of the game, for passion and bringing honor to the whole team.

When you belong to a team, each one is held responsible for one another. Just try to imagine if all of the members were able to contribute to their scoring smoothly, then I believe that winning will never be next to impossible. Some team members will always be the superstar but still, it takes one whole team to win a particular match.