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Soccer is considered the most popular sport in the world. Players kick and pass the ball and the aim is to land it into the net. First started in England in 1863, Soccer teams train every four years to compete in the World Cup tournament. In countries outside of America, Soccer is better known as "football."

  1. 1. What is the national tournament called?
    1. a. The Soccer Face-off
    2. b. The World Cup
    3. c. The Goal Olympics
  2. 2. Where did soccer start?
    1. a. Spain
    2. b. France
    3. c. England
  3. 3. What is soccer considered?
    1. a. The most obscure sport
    2. b. The most popular sport
    3. c. The least popular sport