Football Nutrition

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Cocktails for success

Another long season is over. It’s time to look back on your achievements and prepare to do it all again – here are six fruity fusions to help you drink to that...

  • Five-star fuel

    Five-star fuel

    It’s tricky knowing what you should scoff before your post-work five-a-side, so let FFT help

  • Get the most from your roast

    Get the most from your roast

    For the ultimate Sunday indulgence that won’t affect your game, follow FFT’s simple formula: meat, carbs, two sides and any three veg. Just mix and match as you see fit

  • Feed your engine

    Feed your engine

    Barça and Spain’s tireless full-back, Jordi Alba, 
on optimising performance with the food 
on your plate

  • Fuel for 5-a-side

    Fuel for 5-a-side

    Use this diet plan to charge your body up for the small-sided game

  • “Make mine a pint of pure performance”

    “Make mine a pint of pure performance”

    Scientists have found that a post-match beer can aid recovery – as long as it’s low on alcohol. We asked Tim Hampson, author of The Beer Book, what to order. And they’re not bad, either...

  • The Brazilian buffet

    The Brazilian buffet

    Even if you can’t play like one, you can eat like a samba star thanks to this all-day feast laid on by PSG’s Lucas Moura

  • Bosnian cevapcici with Asmir Begovic

    Bosnian cevapcici with Asmir Begovic

    The Balkan alternative to the Big Mac isn’t for every day, but it’s a meaty treat, says the Stoke stopper

  •  Soup up your game

    Soup up your game

    Boss the five-a-side pitch by wolfing down these liquid meals before and after every midweek match

  • How to refuel at half-time

    How to refuel at half-time

    The Hull City wide man on what to eat at half-time to fuel your second half

  • Simon Mignolet’s big game nutrition plan

    Simon Mignolet’s big game nutrition plan

    Use this diet from Liverpool’s number one to make sure you’re primed for crunch time