>Cross Training>Can a runner be a soccer player?
Soccer is great but you will rue the day when you get injured (and you will) and not be able to run.
So if your serious 'bout running, hang up your boots. "Nuff said.
The tangents are moot.
Thirty years of playing soccer and running.
I have never had a soccer injury interfere with a running season.
I have had running injuries interfere with a soccer season.