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Why do goalkeepers wear gloves?

West, Julia ORCID: (2021) Why do goalkeepers wear gloves? Her Football Hub.

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Although not a specific requirement for match play at any level, association football goalkeepers all wear goalkeeper gloves in training and match play. This article considers the myriad reasons why this has become the norm for modern day goalkeeping.

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Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: Goalkeeper, Gloves, Performance
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GV Recreation Leisure
Divisions: College of Business, Psychology and Sport > School of Sport and Exercise Science
Depositing User: Julia West
Date Deposited: 22 Dec 2022 12:06
Last Modified: 22 Dec 2022 12:06

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