Is soccer the greatest sport ever invented?
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Is soccer the greatest sport ever invented?

It's hard to truly estimate the population of those who play the sport. But, in 2007, FIFA did its best. The world body approximated roughly 265 million people actively play the sport. No doubt, soccer earns its reputation as the world's game. That number undoubtedly bounces up or down with time and trends. For example, […]

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/ 376 days ago

Is soccer the greatest sport ever invented?

It's hard to truly estimate the population of those who play the sport. But, in 2007, FIFA did its best. The world body approximated roughly 265 million people actively play the sport. No doubt, soccer earns its reputation as the world's game. That number undoubtedly bounces up or down with time and trends. For example, […]

History

/ 443 days ago

Football rule book from 1859 sells for £57,000

London (AFP) – One of the oldest existing copies of the rule book of football has sold for almost £57,000, auction house Sotheby's said on Tuesday. The auctioneers logged the final price on its website as £56,700 ($77,200, 65,900 euros), saying the bidding had been driven by its historical significance and the insight it gave […]
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