Samsad.Cause and effect.

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Samsad Milia. Comp. 2 September 14, 2011 Causes to Effect of Soccer’s less popularity in the U.S.A. Soccer - or football as it is called by the rest of the world outside the United States is surely the most popular sport in the world. Every four years, the world championship of soccer, the World Cup, is watched by literally billions all over the world, beating out the United State’s professional football's Super Bowl by far. It is estimated that 1.7 billion television viewers watched the World Cup final between France and Brazil in July of 1998 and its worldwide popularity hasn’t gone down a bit since then. Soccer is also a genuine world championship, involving teams from 32 countries in the final rounds, unlike the much more parochial and misnamed World Series in American baseball (that doesn't even involve Japan or Cuba, two baseball superpowers). Although soccer has become an important sport in the American sports scene, it will never make inroads into the hearts and markets of American sports like football, basketball, hockey, baseball, and even tennis and golf have done. There are many causes for this and these leads to some certain effects. Recently world’s top few soccer clubs like the Real Madrid, Barcelona and Manchester United toured in the U.S. and played against the U.S. clubs. Nearly 10,000-16,000 fans showed up in most of the games, which shows that soccer is, indeed, popular in the United States. However, the story of the game was buried near the back of the newspaper's sports section, and there was certainly not much of television coverage. In fact, the biggest reason for soccer's failure as a
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This note was uploaded on 12/12/2011 for the course EG 125 taught by Professor Nickel during the Spring '11 term at Butler Community College.

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