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Daniel Sturridge: Run rings around the opposition

Study your heroes and spend hours practising in the garden if you want to become a dribble king, says the Liverpool and England striker

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    Show a killer instinct in front of goal

    Never miss a one-on-one again with shooting tips from natural born finisher and Liverpool legend, Robbie Fowler

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    Xavi: Master the pass

    Keep your team-mates happy with perfect delivery every time, with tips from Barcelona and Spain’s legendary string-puller

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    Out-jump a giant

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  • Master a deft touch

    Master a deft touch

    The skilful Spurs sharpshooter tells you how to disable the opposition using close control

  • Two-footed assassin

    Two-footed assassin

    Dish out a beating with either peg, thanks to these top tips from Arsenal’s midfield magician

  • Score more goals in 5 days

    Score more goals in 5 days

    Hitting everything but the back of the net? Stay calm. Ball-striking guru Dave Alred, who helped Jonny Wilkinson perfect his kicks, reveals the secrets to finding that sweet spot

  • Fred: Become a penalty box assassin

    Fred: Become a penalty box assassin

    Brazil’s natural born finisher reveals his secrets to rippling the back of the net. First rule of shooting? Hit the ‘cheek of the goal’. Let Fred explain…

  • Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's guide to finishing

    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's guide to finishing

    Borrow these tips from the Baby-Faced Assassin to help you recapture your goalscoring form

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    Lucas Moura: Dribble the Brazilian way

    Learn to outwit defenders on the run with a carnival of samba skills, thanks to this guide from PSG's Brazilian magician

  • Think outside the 18-yard box

    Think outside the 18-yard box

    Pass, shoot and pull the strings from midfield thanks to these three training ground drills from Arsenal’s Spanish conductor, Mikel Arteta