Magazine: Guinness World Record Keepy-Uppy champion’s tips

Guinness World Record holder Dan Magness has helped many of the world’s greatest professional footballers perfect their Keepy-Uppy skills, with superstar Lionel Messi amongst his students.

And now he’s working with Beko, official home appliance partner of The FA Cup, to help the nation master the impressive art of keeping a football in the air for as long as possible using footwork and various body parts.

Dan Magness

Dan Magness

If you’ve got the skills, enter the Beko Keepy-Uppy Challenge which is running right up till The FA Cup Final to find the nation’s best Keepy-Uppy kids, families and adults.

Prizes for the best entries include tickets to The FA Cup Final, brand new appliances and a new team Nike football kit.

Watch our video for info and Dan’s Keepy-Uppy secrets.

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