Dan Cockerline - Sheffield United

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Dan Cockerline - Sheffield United

Day Trip to Germany

Today we were playing VFL Osnabrück U19’s, a German outfit who had beaten Cheltenham and Tranmere heavily in the last couple of years so we knew we were in for a test. We had also been invited to go and watch their first team who are in the third tier of German football, equivalent to Sheffield United

Feyenoord, Ajax & Edwin Van der Sar
Dan Cockerline - Sheffield United

Feyenoord, Ajax & Edwin Van der Sar

Everyone seemed up for the Feyenoord game at breakfast, talking between each other about what we need to do which was a good sign.

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Dan Cockerline - Sheffield United

The Tour Rolls On

Breakfast and all meals for that matter has been superb at the hotel over the last week and after we’d finished tucking in once again it was time for a recovery session with Mark (Pease), our sport scientist, which consisted of stretching and activation of muscles.

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Dan Cockerline - Sheffield United

Winning Start

Yesterday was the first day on which we spent the whole of our time together as a group.

Once breakfast had been polished off it was straight into a team meeting with Travis (Binnion) to run through team selection and tactics for our game with NAC Breda.

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Flight Cancelled - What A Way To Start A Tour

Firstly let me introduce myself – my name is Dan Cockerline and I’m a second year apprentice at Sheffield United and for the next 12 days or so I’ll be sharing the experiences we (my teammates and I) have on this year’s pre-season tour to the Netherlands.