How to take better sports photography on your phone: 5 tips to high-quality photos

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
(Image credit: Future)

Modern football is a blur of cameraphones, with football fans all whipping out their devices as soon as players come into view. Whether you're someone who sits close to the pitch just to catch your favourite players or you hang about after games to see them on the way to the bus, it's an art trying to catch the perfect pose.

But though most of us think of ourselves as the next David Bailey (ask your mum), few can actually boast the technical ability. While the standard of the modern mobile phone is improving year on year, the epidemic of dreadful fan pics is still very much a problem. You've seen it on Instagram: you can barely make out who's who. Well not anymore. 

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