Final Blog’s Post

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My final blog post will be about soccer and how fun soccer can be!!!

What is Soccer?

A game played by two teams of eleven players with a round ball that may not be touched with the hands or arms during play except by the goalkeepers. The object of the game is to score goals by kicking or heading the ball into the opponents’ goal.

Why Soccer?

I found soccer fun to actual play in person or in video games. i believed most of you enjoy playing FIFA in PS3/4. As i kid, that was the only sport i found interesting. I used to play for hours and will not get tired. I was not a Pro on it, yet i still play for fun.

Short History of Soccer

Records trace the history of soccer back more than 2,000 years ago to ancient China. Greece, Rome, and parts of Central America also claim to have started the sport; but it was England that transitioned soccer, or what the British and many other people around the world call “football,” into the game we know today.

Who Invented Modern Soccer?

Johan Cruyff, The Man Who Invented Modern Soccer, Dies At 68.

Fun facts about Soccer

  1. Soccer is a sport played between two teams of eleven players with a ball and is known as football in most countries outside of Australia and the United States. It is played by 250 million players in over 200 countries, making it the world’s most popular sport.

2. A 13-year-old Brazilian soccer player scored every goal of 23 in total, during a game that his team won 23-0.

3. In one game it is common for a player to run approximately 6 miles. This would be equal to running back and forth on a basketball court 350 times.

4. Until 1991, soccer was an illegal sport in Mississippi.

5. A bad referee call in a game in 1964 in Peru caused a riot that resulted in the deaths of 300 people.

6. Women soccer teams have been able to play in the Olympics since 1996.

Top 5 Soccer Player salaries

1. Lionel Messi – $127 million (112.3 million)

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2. Cristiano Ronaldo – $109 million (€96.4 million)

Cristiano Ronaldo Champions League
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3. Neymar – $105 million (€92.8 million)

4. Paul Pogba – $33 million (€29.2 million)

5. Andres Iniesta – $32.5 million (€28.7 million)

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Best Soccer Memes

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This is Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior , player of Paris Saint Germain (foward).

How to Understand Soccer ?

This video talks about all the positions in the soccer world. From the Goalkeeper through Striker.

For now this website will be used to post facts and fun about soccer. After the semester over, I want to use this site as a portfolio for my resume. This is my last semester, I would like to share some experiences or work i have accomplished .