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Watch the Barcelona Youth Soccer Team Console the Losing Japanese

They may all be spectacular soccer players, but they're still only kids – very, very kind-hearted kids, at that.

Jewish and Arab Children Stir Up Peace With Friendly Soccer Game

These kids from opposing communities became friendly competitors during a peace-driven soccer game organized in Brazil.

Watch Volunteer Firefighters Rescue a Wild Fox Stuck In Soccer Net

Somehow a small wild fox got stuck in a soccer net in a Pennsylvania park. Luckily these firefighters understood ‘what the fox says.’

Cops Join Kids for Soccer Matches Instead of Chasing Them Off the Field

When someone called the police to make kids stop playing on a patch of green space and go inside, the cops responded — and...

Mighty Oak in Midst of Soccer Field Named Best European Tree

A towering oak tree in the middle of a grassy soccer field in Estonia was named European Tree of the Year after 200,000 people...

German Soccer Champ Helps Brazilian Kids

Going into the FIFA World Cup in Brazil, the young soccer star, Mesut Ozil, didn't know if his German team would make the finals....

Film Shows Women Using Soccer to Battle Homelessness, Addiction

"When I first heard about the Homeless World Cup I was stunned," said Micha X. Peled, the filmmaker of the new project, GOAL! "I am...

Peacekeepers Open New Soccer School

Uruguayan peacekeepers with the UN Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) and local youth watch a soccer game at...
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Rich Soccer Player Donates All his Stuff to Charity

A European footballer, Markus Rosenberg, must have grown to love the Birmingham area because before leaving as a consequence of his contract not being...
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Disability Kept Him From Soccer Stardom, But His Own Animated Super Hero Turns Disease into Strength

Aaron D’Errico always wanted to play soccer like his superstar dad, who led the USA Men’s National soccer team, but since birth his leg...
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Soccer Star Doesn’t Let Losing a Leg Deter Her From Goal

When Bree McMahon was a high school senior, her future was set: She had already earned a scholarship to play soccer in college. But that...
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In Their 20’s Pro Soccer Players Housed in Retirement Village Find Joy

When two teammates on the Washington Spirit women's pro soccer team, learned where they would live this summer, they thought someone was playing a...
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Video: One-Legged Soccer Player Scores Incredible Goal Off Corner Kick

Third-year high school student Nico Calabria scored an amazing goal Wednesday for his varsity soccer team -- the scissor kick was especially impressive because...
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Haitian Amputee Soccer Players Help U.S. Wounded Warriors

On Tuesday, a group of American soldier amputees got some special encouragement from people who know what it’s like to overcome adversity. The Haitian Amputee...
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Soccer Ball Creates Usable Energy With Every Kick

25 percent of the world's population, more than 1.5 billion people, live in areas with no access to electricity. After considering this problem, four female Harvard...
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Canadian Soccer League Helps Homeless Become Whole Again

Joining the Canadian soccer team and preparing to compete in the Homeless World Cup in Rio de Janeiro, are players whom "street soccer" delivered...
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Can Soccer Unite Enemies? Turkey and Armenia Will Find Out

After years of barred borders, and nearly a century of bitter enmity, relations between Turkey and Armenia have a sporting chance of resolution....
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Soccer Offers Hope for Homeless (Video)

A homeless soccer league in New York gets teens and adults off the streets and provides hope for a better life. ...

English Fans Pool Cash to Buy Their Own Soccer Team

"As more billionaires buy out clubs, raising ticket prices, fans are gathering online to take back the game. 30,000 fans have already joined in....
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(Video) Using Soccer to Fight AIDS in Africa

25-year-old filmmaker Silas Hagerty spent this summer in Zambia documenting the rise of football (soccer) as a tool to fight HIV/AIDS in local African...