You can feel the tension in the air: the UEFA European Football Championship 2016 is about to start! The 24 best national football teams from Europe will be competing from June 10 to July 10 in France. Almost all the usual suspects will be participating: Germany, England, France and Spain will all try their best to win this prestigious championship!
Last month, FIFA announced “We Are One” to be the official song for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. The song will be performed by Claudia Leitte, Pitbull and Jennifer Lopez. So will the song enter our top 10 list of greatest soccer songs? Here are our favorites!
This year is another great year for soccer fans as the World Cup will take place in Brazil. But before the best players will represent their country, they’ve got to finish several other competitions, like the Champions League. The best soccer players often play for the largest soccer clubs by revenue.
Most sports nowadays are televised, reaching an worldwide audience of billions of people. Watching the finals together with friends is great, but actually being there as it happens is priceless. Feel the energy of 100,000 fans, hear the ref’s whistle, see your favorite players in the biggest stadiums in the world.
The most popular sport in the world is soccer. Billions of people worldwide watch the game of their favorite club on TV, in the stadium or, increasingly popular, on a live stream. Soccer today is a globalized industry with fans all over the world. The most popular soccer clubs are all well represented on Facebook and Twitter.
Millions of people around the world play soccer. The vast majority of these players plays just for fun, as an amateur. Just a few soccer players actually get paid to play one of the most popular sports. Of all the paid soccer players the top players easily can scrape millions by kicking a ball in front of an audience, making them the richest soccer players of all time.
Spain is soccer crazy. The national team became world champion in 2010 by beating the Netherlands in extra time. Last year they won the European Championship. But it’s not only the national team that performs well. Real Madrid and Barcelona are amongst the greatest soccer clubs of the world. From a soccer player’s perspective playing in the Primera Division (La Liga) is one of the biggest things to achieve in a soccer career. Playing in Europe’s biggest soccer stadium on a weekly basis, live life like a hero. It’s a privilege to play in Spain’s greatest stadiums! But which are the biggest? Here’s a top 10 soccer stadiums in Spain!
Soccer is the most popular sport in the world as billions of people worldwide watch the game in stadiums or on television on an almost daily basis. There is a lot of money going on in football. Therefore it seems only logical that soccer clubs are trying to buy the best players in order to win prizes.
We’ve had our share of sport this summer. Spain won EURO 2012, the Tour de France was a prey for the British Team Sky, the Olympics were dominated by USA, China and Great Britain. It’s time to go back to our daily routine. Luckily, European soccer competitions are soon to start. Which clubs are the richest soccer clubs by annual revenue? Check this next list composed by Forbes Magazine!
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Soccer is a very popular sport around the world. The soccer branche is worth billions. So it’s not surprising that teams are paying a lot to contract the best players. And some players are real ‘clubhoppers’, as they move from club to club. The total transfer value of the top 10 most expensive soccer players is shown in our next list!
Soccer is not just a ballgame. It is the most important ballgame. With more than a billion watchers worldwide the worldcup is an event of great importance. Everything should be perfect, starting of course with the football. Since 1970 Adidas is the supplier of footballs used on every official FIFA tournament. Every tournament the ball is technologically adapted to local circumstances. And the ball is given a name. Our top 10 favourite footballs are: