Association football, commonly known as football or soccer, is a sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball. It is played by 250 million players in over 200 countries, making it the world's most popular sport. The game is played on a rectangular field with a goal at each end. The object of the game is to score by using any part of the body besides the arms and hands to get the ball into the opposing goal.The goalkeepers are the only players allowed to touch the ball with their hands or arms while it is in play and then only in their penalty area.
Posts about Football
    • Minimalist Footy: Super Sec Soccer

      By Alice O'Connor on November 20th, 2014 at 10:00 am. I’ve gushed about local multiplayer minimalist sports games before, those lovely games which strip sports down, tossing out slow bits and rebuilding them as frenetic and weird games. It’s a pretty great movement/genre/thing. Today brings the release of another reinvented sport, a bouncy version of football this time, in Super Sec Soccer.

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    • Grab your Pig Skin, the Moto X Could get Football Leather Back

      Before I get too deep into this article I feel I should mention that I’m from the UK so I’ll be calling what Americans call ‘football,’ ‘ American football,’ just in case any of you get confused. So, for those of you both in the UK and across the pond that are heavily into American Football soon you might be able to show everyone else how much you love with a new Football Lea ...

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  • Football Manager 2015 Release Date Has Been Announced

    …As if Football wasn’t already escapist enough crowd, Football Manager 2015 is going to come out sometime soon. No, silly Americans, not THAT kind of football. Ever wanted to get up close and personal with the Soccer Business without being afraid of the massacre-like riots that follow? Is FIFA 15 just too heart-pounding for you? Look no further…

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  • Cool PES 2015 PC system requirements

    … requirements Windows 7 SP1 / Vista SP2 Intel Core 2 Duo @ 1.8GHz (AMD Athlon II X2 240 or equivalent processor) 1GB RAM Nvidia GeForce 7800/ATI Radeon X1300/Intel HD Graphics 2000 DirectX 9.0c video card with 512MB 8GB HDD space PC Recommended requirements Windows 7 SP1 / Vista SP2 Intel Core i3 530 (AMD Phenom II X4 925 or equivalent processor) 2GB RAM Nvidia GeForce 7950/ATI Radeon HD 2400/Intel HD Graphics 3000 DirectX 9.0c video card with 1024MB 8GB HDD space …

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  • FIFA 15 demo is the most played in EA Sports history

    … football simulator. Review scores for EA Sports latest entry into the beloved football franchise, FIFA 15, has garnered fairly positive reviews across the board, and is considered to be a great success for EA Sports and associated developer, EA Canada. Part of the game’s success is presumably due to the FIFA 15 demo that was released prior…

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  • FIFA 15 Top 20 MLS Players Revealed

    … With FIFA 15 releasing in the USA tomorrow, EA Sports have revealed their top 20 footballers from America’s football league the MLS. Football in the USA is getting more and more popular and with a recent surge of high profile players joining the MLS league, the league is as strong as ever. For the full list EA Sports posted, you can click…

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  • Fifa 15 New Skills Trailer with Eden Hazard

    … EA Sports have released a trailer showing off the new skill moves for Fifa 15. The trailer features Chelsea footballer Eden Hazard in game and in real life. You can check out the new skills trailer below. The new skill moves added will be welcomed by Fifa fans, as performing skill moves is one of the games most popular features. Fifa 15…

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  • Fifa 15 Five Star Skill Players Revealed

    … ones. Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo is on the list, Ronaldo is one of the worlds best and most skillful football players, so it is no surprise he is on the list. Other well-known players on the list include, Franck Ribery, Neymar and Nani. Some of the Xbox exclusive legend cards also appear on the list, the almighty Pele card has five…

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  • New Mario Strikers Charged concept art and scrapped concepts

    … characters during mega strikes – The iconic metal football featured in the game went through 12 reiterations and became simpler over time – Characters in armor was decided on partway through early beta development following experimentation by concept artists – Before this, character models were drawn much in the style of Super Mario Strikers (fairly…

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  • November Schedule Is Quite Crazy, Please Move Something To December

    … Assassin’s Creed games will be released on that same day: Rogue for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, and Unity for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC. But that’s not all: Ubisoft is releasing yet another title on that same day: their new ambitious online racing game, The Crew; there’s also Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham on schedule for 11th November, though…

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  • Adam Bhatti Further Praises PES 2015 And Mocks FIFA 15

    … to reveal that he thinks of the “other” football/soccer video game on twitter. Here’s what he had to say about PES 2015 over FIFA 15: “If there’s one thing you do, make sure you download the #PES2015 demo when it hits. Seriously, all football games right now don’t come close” He wasn’t finished: “After some time with a certain football game *ahem…

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  • Destiny Diary #4: The Littlest Guardian

    …-than-ideal for more difficult missions, and it would be an absolute nightmare for Strike Zones. But finishing some lower-level missions while a football game is on made the trade-off worth it. All that's left is to decide what to watch while I fight my way to level 20. Read Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3 of the Destiny Diaries Click here to comment... …

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  • FIFA 15 TV Advert Puts You on the Pitch

    … This month will see another yearly installment of popular football series FIFA hit the market, once again building onto what was brought the year before. To get you hyped for the launch of FIFA 15, EA Sports have released a new TV Advert that will have the hair on your neck standing up. Cover star and football maestro Lionel Messi also features…

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