When Beans hurts his leg in soccer practice right before the big championship game, his best friend Chester thinks it' s all his fault! Beans may not be able to play in the game, but he can still play an important role on the team when he cheers up-- and cheers on-- Chester.
While trying to focus on a winning soccer season, thirteen-year-old Tess becomes involved in local politics when she learns that all sports programs at her school will be stopped unless a tax levy is passed.
Rob Lasher is just an ordinary soccer player. Then one afternoon, he saves his coachs life. Suddenly, hes the teams hero. As everyone continues to laud his heroic act, Rob soon realizes he doesnt want the attention--or any unearned accolades that go with it.
Ten-year-old Goose is best at goofing off, but when he decides to become the goalie for their soccer team, his friend Henry sets up a practice schedule and enlists their other friends to help Goose improve his skills.
The only thing American Tyra Fraser likes about her new school in Yorkshire, England is getting to play for the school's soccer team. But Tyra's ability on the field brings trouble in the form of a jealous teammate who tries to stop Tyra from taking her place as the school's top player.
Getting into Soccer is like a mini sports manual that provides you with all you need to know to get started with soccer. It also introduces the beginner to the basic skills and techniques required to play the game well.