Is the women’s soccer team better than the mens? The women’s team generated $101.3 million over the course of 238 games between 2009 and 2019 while the men…

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A plaque was put up in September 2018, near the spot where Pickles found the World Cup Trophy on Beulah Hill, Upper Norwood. Where did Pickles the dog…

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The FIFA World Cup is the most prestigious soccer competition in the world. Played every four years, the World Cup hosts the top 32 national teams in a…

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The Jules Rimet Trophy, awarded to the winner of the football World Cup, was stolen in 1966 prior to the 1966 FIFA World Cup in England. The trophy…

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She finished the 2007 Women’s World Cup as the winner of both the Golden Ball as the top individual player and the ‘Golden Boot’ as the competition’s top…

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Diego Maradona has beaten fellow Argentine legend Lionel Messi to be named the best footballer of all time by fans. The 59-year-old football icon is widely revered for…

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The governing body for international soccer, Fédération Internationale de Football Association (International Federation of Association Football, or FIFA) has set its standard range for soccer field dimensions at…

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All artificial turf must be green and also meet the requirements specified in the FIFA Quality Concept for Football Turf. Football can also be played on a dirt…

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Regulation size and weight for a soccer ball is a circumference of 68–70 cm (27–28 in) and a weight of between 410–450 g (14–16 oz). The ball should…

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Some fields are flat and slope to one side so they only drain to that one side. Both of these field designs direct water away from the goal…

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