Soccer is Global Day
September 14, 2009 10:00 PM
Today (Sept. 14), in conjunction with the national Youth Soccer Month celebration is "Soccer is Global Day". Did you know that soccer is the largest sport in the world? Some estimates say that there are over 3.5 billion soccer fans worldwide.
Youth soccer is the largest participation sport in America and as you cross the seas, the love of and participation in soccer only grows. The international phenomenon that is soccer, or futbol as some refer to it, spans the globe, but thanks to Fox Soccer Channel you can watch all of the biggest matches from your living room or check out your favorite teams and game highlights at foxsoccer.com
Playing soccer in America makes you a part of one the largest sports in the world while incorporating fun, family, fitness and friendship into your life. Take time to kick around the ball and enjoy the same sport that millions from around the world love.
Because of its global reach, soccer has an incredible power, which can be used to make this world a better place in which everyone can live. Use this platform to promote, peace, equality, health and education for everyone. Make the game better, share it with your friends and you will be fostering a better world.
Don't' forget that Fox Soccer Channel airs the monthly The US Youth Soccer Show
, which brings viewers in-depth with US Youth Soccer events, players, coaches and more. Each program typically features a Skills School (tips for players), a team or player feature, interviews with US Youth Soccer alumni on the national team or in the professional ranks, and features on US Youth Soccer's various programs and events.
Share how you are celebrating Fox Soccer is Global Day by visiting /the_show/
and maybe we'll take one of your ideas and use it on The Show.
Get out today and Get in the Game – the world's game!
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