When it comes to professional soccer, there are few other organisations that are quite as well-known as FIFA. The Fédération internationale de football association is the world’s leading soccer governing body, and oversees many of the larger international events that take place every season.
Cristiano Ronaldo (whose full names are Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro) was born on 5 February 1985 in Funchal, Madeira, Portugal. He is a Portuguese football (soccer) forward who is one of the greatest soccer players of his generation.
It’s believed that football is the most popular game of all time in terms of sheer numbers. In fact, it’s so popular that more than a quarter of the world’s population follows it, with an estimated 2 billion fans in total. And while there’s no doubt that many other sports Continue Reading
As one of the world’s most popular games, soccer has captured the hearts of billions of people across the world and has given rise to one of the most prolific betting industries of the recent age. While not everyone enjoys the game because of its betting side, it’s still popular Continue Reading
Finding your own luck and believing in certain rituals and superstitions are a common occurrence in sports, soccer being different. Players, coaches, and fans all have pre-match traditions that they believe contribute to the outcome of the game. While some are simple, there are a few that may leave you Continue Reading
Becoming a professional soccer player takes years of dedication, practice, and determination. There’s no easy route for a potential player, and they will have to devote countless hours to harnessing their skills before they can be considered for a pro position on a well-known team.
Soccer, also commonly known as football depending on the region, is currently the most-followed sport in the world, with an estimated 2 billion fans. It’s also home to some of the greatest athletes of all time, along with many of the highest earners. It’s a great sport that just about Continue Reading
At some point or another, we have all been exposed to soccer. We are familiar with the sport and some of the more famous players. While we are consumed with following the latest matches and fixtures, as well as the news and developments of the players and teams, we often Continue Reading
It’s impossible to imagine what a professional soccer game would look like if the players involved weren’t wearing their uniforms. Not only does it designate which team each player belongs to, but it gives the team a sense of uniformity that would otherwise just have everyone running around without knowing Continue Reading
Soccer players are unique in the sporting world, combining a wide range of different skills and training regimes to make as close to the ultimate human athlete as possible. Not only do these players need to be highly skilled with the ball, but they also need to be just the Continue Reading