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Soccer: The Ultimate Guide to the Beautiful Game

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From the sublime skills of Pele to a day in the life of a professional soccer player, this gloriously illustrated book explores every aspect of the game. Rules, skills, and tactics are clearly explained and presented with state-of-the-art digital diagrams and photographs. This newly revised edition of a worldwide bestseller offers both practical advice as well as an inside ...more
Paperback, 96 pages
Published April 8th 2004 by Kingfisher (first published January 1st 2002)
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Gabriel Serra
Soccer also known as futbol is the most popular sport in the world. The biggest there is in soccer is the world cup. It happens every four years and in the previous world cup germany took the trophy home. Not only is soccer for men it is also very popular on the women's side also. This year the women's world cup is happening and is in canada our u.s. women are ranked 2 in the world. There is 11 players on the field (also known as “a pitch”) at all times unless a player gets a red card. A red car ...more
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