Just like pool, foosball also required mental toughness.
As does poker.
As does tennis.
As does.... well, any sport!
Check out this interview/article about Billy Pappas, a Champion foosball player who is sitting well at this years WSOP (World Series of Poker) (top 20).
He talks about mental toughness - good advice:
“Mentality is huge in foosball; that’s what takes you to the next
level,” the 29-year-old said. “Skill can only take you so far. If you’re
weak-minded in poker or foosball you have no hope. If you lose a pot
and you go on tilt, that’s it. If you don’t go on tilt you are going to
be much stronger.”
How similar foosball and pool is - mental toughness AND the low payouts:
Oh the parallels....