View Full Version : Soccer workout?

07-04-2007, 07:51 PM
Looking for an overall workout that focuses on the big 3: bench, deadlift, and squat. if anyone has a good workout that includes all 3 besides the wbb1-3 workouts im all ears. id like to see what is effective for others.

07-04-2007, 07:54 PM
take a look at my journal, Look at the past week, thats what I do and it works very well for me.

07-05-2007, 04:14 AM
I play soccer at a reasonably high level, and Im allowed miss training sessions because I train in the gym, but theres no point in a "soccer focused" workout, Just lift some weights! :)

07-05-2007, 08:10 AM
lol mcvein i play on the regional level and have played at the national level :D ...just looking for any advice that would really work for me lol

07-05-2007, 12:20 PM
who do you play for? If its the US...... im probably better than you.. haha jk

07-05-2007, 12:21 PM
... but not really

07-06-2007, 08:58 PM
i used to play for pda cryuff...13th in the nation, but switched teams because i didnt get enough playing time...

07-06-2007, 08:58 PM
usa yea

07-07-2007, 03:32 AM
How old are you? Have you played for the senior team?

07-07-2007, 09:08 PM
senior team? what does that mean? and im 16.

07-08-2007, 09:52 AM
It means your countrys senior team, professional level i dont know what you call it, not an underaged side.
How many games have you played for the US?

07-21-2007, 06:22 PM
lol im 16...highly doubftul i play on the US mens national team...if that is what youre asking.

Maki Riddington
07-21-2007, 06:57 PM
Having a huge deadlift, bench press and squat is not going to raise the level of your game.

You need to take a look at your sport, your weak points and figure out what movements you should be working on and drilling those weak areas.

If maximal strength is truely your weak area then I'd say work on the big three but follow a more traditional approach.

Bilateral lifting in a unilateral dominated sport is not going to transfer as well compared to focusing on unilateral work and explosive movements.

07-29-2007, 07:37 PM
yea i know...just looking for some suggestions.

08-03-2007, 09:02 AM

I think it's designed for football players but it's still a great program and it'll definately make you stronger. I followed it last spring and it worked really well.

08-03-2007, 12:58 PM
the exercise that made me lead my team to four varsity division titles? overhead squats. "they make you one piece" -dan john