Monday, July 17, 2017

The Goal is Scamming Parents; Testing Kids' DNA for Soccer Talent

By Erik Lief — July 12, 2017

Soccer Genomics, a two-year-old outfit claiming to give young soccer players a developmental edge using DNA testing and analysis, exploits parents by tapping into the deep-seated dreams they have of their children's potential and athletic prowess. Yet since there is zero scientific evidence to support this pitch, let's call it what is really is: a scam.......the size of a soccer goal: Athletic talent cannot be quantified, gleaned or measured, and there is no scientific proof whatsoever that it can be altered or improved on a genetic level.........  To Read More.....

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