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.
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    • Blood Bowl 2′s latest trailer ready for kickoff

      The next adaptation of Games Workshop’s tabletop Blood Bowl game is almost here. Set for release this Spring, Cyanide Studio’s newest stab at the venerable Blood Bowl franchise is looking sharp as an orc’s tooth. The game is an official sequel to the first game in the re-born series, and looks to improve on that first version in every way possible.

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  • Minimalist Footy: Super Sec Soccer

    … version of football this time, in Super Sec Soccer. It offers 90-second matches of 5-a-side where the ball bounces back off boundary lines and the action is never slowed by free kicks, corners, penalties, fouls, or anything. It has matches vs. AI too, but it looks like one best played with a pal. Beyond movement, Super Sec Soccer has only two action…

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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…

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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

    … Cool PES 2015 PC system requirements 10 October 2014 These days a lot of PC games porting requires quite a system to run properly, even more if badly optimized, like 8GB RAM as ‘minimum’ just to work (yeah, I am looking at you Dead Rising 3) so it is a welcome surprise that a new game like PES 2015 will be capable to run on a wide range…

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

    … Football, or soccer for American readers, season is in full swing for gamers in North America. With today’s release of FIFA 15, there is no doubt that a multitude of avid FIFA players will slide tackle on over to their nearest game retailer of choice (or digital download platform for PC footballers) to snag a copy of EA’s latest and greatest…

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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

    … will have a great deal of new features, the use of motion capture technology for brand new goalkeeper animations is one of the new features. Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard donned the motion capture ball suit himself to record new animations for the goalkeepers in Fifa 15. Ultimate Team mode has also seen major improvements, including the ‘Concept squad…

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  • Fifa 15 Five Star Skill Players Revealed

    … EA Sports have revealed their next set of player based ratings for upcoming football game Fifa 15. This time around, it’s players who have five star skills, meaning these players will be able to do every skill move in the game. The reveal was shown on the EA Sports website, and it features over thirty players. Here are some of the more noticeable…

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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

    … this game targets a quite different audience. Just two days after, on November 13th, two more anticipated games will appear. I’m talking about Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 and World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor, which have very different expectations; the first one, although formerly king of football games, has now been dethroned by FIFA and releasing…

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  • Adam Bhatti Further Praises PES 2015 And Mocks FIFA 15

    … Adam Bhatti, who serves as the PES 2015 Brand Manager, has further praised his own game while taking shots at EA Sports’ FIFA 15 video game. We already reported Bhatti feels PES 2015 can catch up to FIFA 15 as his game is better than ever. Bhatti has now played the FIFA 15 demo and is not impressed with the competition. He wasn’t scared…

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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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