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 Soccer
  • My Son's New Soccer Website

    … My Son's New Soccer Website Share » Written by Jeffrey Skatoff • September 24th, 2016 • Firm News, My son Jonathan Skatoff has a new website devoted to soccer -cornerkicker. I recommend all youthful fans of soccer check it out. …

    Florida Probate, Trust and Estate Blog- 11 readers -
  • Beware of Accidents Over Labor Day Weekend

    … should discuss your legal options with an experienced injury attorney as soon as possible following your accident. Drunk driving accidents Holidays are a prime time for drunk driving and the accidents that result from intoxicated drivers. Holiday gatherings tend to involve alcohol and, during long holiday weekends like Labor Day, many people drink…

    Gabriel Levin/ 9 readers -
  • I was hit by a car while walking- what damages am I entitled to?

    … is. 3.Pain and Suffering Damages for pain and suffering are generally pretty speculative, and, as a result, have no clear answer regarding the dollar amount that can be assigned to them. Courts, however, attempt to define damages for pain and suffering by awarding them as a part of the personal injury lawsuit. 4.Loss of Normal Life These…

    Gabriel Levin/ 17 readers -
  • Educate and Reduce Risk – A Common Sense Approach to Youth Football

    … By Greg Webb, November 9, 2015 I’ve written a lot about head injuries and concussions in children or teens as they related to sports like football and soccer. It’s football season across the United States and our kids are out there playing in community leagues and school programs. This is the ideal time to talk about football and traumatic brain…

    Greg Webb/ MichieHamlett- 10 readers -
  • FIFA Scandal – Where Were the Accountants?

    … FIFA Scandal – Where Were the Accountants? The biggest story in the world of international sports is the indictment of several prominent officials of FIFA, the Federation Internationale de Football Association. For those who don’t know, FIFA is the governing body of international soccer. Long before the indictments were unsealed, speculation…

    Legal Malpractice - Chris Trebatoski- 39 readers -
  • FIFA Scandal – Where Were the Accountants?

    … the Justice Department unsealed a 164-page indictment that essentially calls FIFA a criminal enterprise. Although it once had lofty goals of promoting soccer, prosecutors say the organization is today wrapped up in an international conspiracy involving racketeering, money laundering, wire fraud and massive kickbacks and bribes. The Justice Department…

    Due Diligence- 15 readers -
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