With many kids staying close to home and possibly missing out on school sports this year, a new app from the elite English Chelsea FC Academy - a training camp for young people ages 9 to 23 - can help them keep their soccer skills sharp. With input from world-class coaches and players, state-of-the-art augmented reality (AR) technology, and hundreds of training games to choose from, the Perfect Play app is basically your own virtual soccer camp.
The app is preloaded with a series of interactive training games that allow kids of all ages and abilities to hone their soccer skills in their own backyard. Based on the actual exercises used in the Chelsea FC training academy, the games address a variety of skills - from strength and speed to shooting and passing - to help kids improve from home. Keep reading to find out how it works, how much it costs, and what equipment you need to use it.