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This is a list of all the world cup soccer related articles we have published on the History of Soccer website.

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Maracana Stadium: The Capacity, Unusual Facts And Records

Few iconic stadiums in the world can rightly claim to be genuinely historical monuments as well as sporting arenas. But the Maracana Stadium, popularly known as the Estadio Jornalista Mario Filho, with its enormous expanse, colossal seating capacity, and majestic …

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World Cup Facts: Incredible, Fun Facts Every Fan Should Know

For soccer fans, the countdown to the Qatar World Cup has already begun. Seeing the world’s best soccer players live is always exciting, and that’s why we cannot wait to accompany our guests to Qatar while watching the next FIFA …

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World Cup Upset: USA vs England 1950 Most Famous Victory

29 June 1950 was a particularly depressing day for British sport: The West Indies won a cricket test match for the first time when England was beaten, at Lords, by 326 runs. The last British tennis player went out of …

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Nigeria World Cup Squad Of 2010: The Super Eagles Of Africa

The expectations for the Nigeria World Cup squad of 2010 were high. The super eagles were seen as the most likely African team who could reach the semi-finals. They had recently won the 2007 World Youth World Cup, and these …

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England Women’s Soccer Team And 1971 World Cup Tournament

In 1971, an England women’s soccer team played in front of almost 100,000 fans at Mexico City’s Estadio Azteca. Yet, the match does not appear in any official records. Thus, England’s participation in what was considered at the time as …

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Best Women’s Soccer Player: The Stars Of Season 2022

The recent growth in women’s soccer has further led to the emergence of a generation of superstars. Recently we asked our readers who they felt were the female football stars of the season. Thank you to the 1,646 readers who …

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Best Soccer Stadium In The World: 11 Famous Football Arenas

So you ask what football club or national team has the best soccer stadium in the world? If you randomly asked 100 soccer fans today, you’d probably get 60-80 different answers. This article will review 11 iconic soccer fields and …

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Osvaldo Ardiles: The Playmaker That Shaped English Football

In 1978, the Football League lifted a 47-year ban on signing foreign players, and an influx of new talent flooded England’s shores. At the forefront of this revolution was Osvaldo Ardiles. He became referred to as ‘Ossie’ or Ossie Ardiles …

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Pierluigi Collina: Voted Best Referee Of The Year Six Times

Let’s admit it. It takes a special kind of mentality like Pierluigi Collina to referee football at the highest level. Enforcing the soccer laws of the game and managing players’ tempers while keeping up with play for 90 nonstop minutes …

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Jamaica Women’s Soccer Team: The Fight For Acceptance

Adversity breeds resilience, and there is no better example of that than the Jamaica women’s soccer team. After folding not once but twice, they rose from the ashes to become the first Caribbean nation to qualify for a FIFA Women’s …

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