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Speed Kills

The reason you so often hear the words “speed kills” in the sports universe is because it is true.  Speed is ageless.  In soccer, speed is one of those assets that can make a player very valuable and very dangerous.  Just ask the reigning European champions Inter Milan if speed kills.

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Gareth Bale is good enough for Brazil

This past week in Champions League action Welsh left winger and Tottenham Hotspur player Gareth Bale made a big statement for himself. He scored a hat-trick in a 4-3 loss to defending European champions Inter Milan. Not only did he score all three goals for Tottenham but the way he ran with the ball from center field all the way into the 18 yard box before emphatically scoring made him a household name in the soccer world. One could even argue an overnight success.