International Journal of Physiology, Nutrition and Physical Education
2017, Vol. 2, Issue 1
A study on explosive strength and football kicking ability among adolescent and college level football players
Author(s): Md. Maidul Islam
The purpose of this study was to compare the leg explosive strength and kicking ability between Adolescent and College level football players of Nadia District. Forty four (N=44) subjects were selected randomly. Out of 44 players, 22 players were form Adolescents and 22 from College level and age ranged between 14-18 years adolescent, 19-22 years College level. To find out the leg explosive strength- Vertical Jump test and kicking ability for distance covered in high drive kicking the ball with prominent strong leg test were conducted. All statistical calculation was done by standard procedure. In order to analyze the data‘t’ test was used and observed the significant different between Adolescent College level football players. Statistical significance was tested at 0.01 levels. Adult group football players are better in football kicking ability and explosive strength than Adolescent football players. Kicking ability is directly related with explosive strength for both the age group.
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Md. Maidul Islam. A study on explosive strength and football kicking ability among adolescent and college level football players. International Journal of Physiology, Nutrition and Physical Education. 2017; 2(1): 260-261.