Serving the legions of amateur footballers across the nation, FFT decided to break this trend and talk to elite sports nutritionist, Kerry Kayes, about the grub that holds us back.
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In this video Kayes outlines the classic nutrition mistakes you need to avoid and how you should be filling up your tank prior to kick-off.
Kerry Kayes was talking at the World Football Academy: UK National Symposium. For more information visit www.worldfootballacademy.co.uk