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A Brief History of Football – and “Soccer”

February 15, 2018

What is the history of the game of football? And where does the word "soccer" come from? Read on to find out. As an American, I catch some crap – or I should say, “get some stick” – from English people about the word “soccer.” Here, I will arm you for self defense, and also…

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“Stadium” vs “Ground” in English Football

December 28, 2017

What is the difference between a stadium and a ground in English football? This is something I thought I had all figured out; ground is simply what British people call a stadium. Not so, I am beginning to understand. As with many things, it's a bit more complicated than that. One way of getting at…

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