Home > sports, Videos > Do you have what it takes to be a pro footballer?

Do you have what it takes to be a pro footballer?

What does it actually take to be a professional footballer (soccer player for the Americans)?

Nike attempted to find out.


Blood sweat and tears is an aptly named series of videos made by Nike that looks into the lives of professional footballers. The purpose of the video is to show the other sides of a player that we never get to see on the pitch. Each episode explores one aspects of football such as dealing with injuries or playing the mental game. The videos also feature interviews with top professional footballers who share their experiences with football, and lessons they have for other players.

Each video is very powerful and shows the tremendous amount of work and sacrifice required to make it to the top. What these have in common is an undying passion for the game of football, and the heavy price they paid to get to where they are. The players are inspirations to all who wish to chase their dreams and one day become successful. We can learn much from these videos, and the lessons will hopefully bring us success.

The best lessons from Michael Jordan

Episode 1

Episode 2

Episode 3

Episode 4

Episode 5

Episode 6

Episode 7

Episode 8

I watch these videos to motivate myself when I feel the going gets tough. To watch others who have worked so much harder than I have makes me want to work even harder. There is no secret to success but hard work and sacrifice. And how high you will go all depends on how much you are willing to give in order to get there.

Let’s support each other in our journey towards the top.

The best training scenes in fighting movie history

The best Ultimate Frisbee resources online

About these ads
Categories: sports, Videos Tags: , , ,
  1. No comments yet.
  1. No trackbacks yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 51 other followers

%d bloggers like this: