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Alice slober
11/8/2012
Composition3
American football vs. soccer
Many American play football and soccer, soccer is considered to be the most popular sport in the world and American football is known as American favorite sport. Soccer is actually called “football’’ or “futbol’’ in other areas of the world. While both sports are somewhat alike, they have major differences that make the so unique and enjoyable for their beloved fans.

Football and soccer are different because of the way they are played. For example, football is played with hands while soccer is played with feet. And the way they score their goal too. Football is score with hands while soccer is score with hands Both sports have a total of 22 players on the field, 11 on each team, and passing the ball to teammates is key. In both sports the offensive players take most of the glory and the spotlight, but it’s known that without a good defense, it’s hard to win a game. A team can score as many points as they can but if the opposing team scores more points, then they won. In summary, both sports rely on which team scores the highest to be considered as winners.

Football and soccer are differently, first off, American football is played with an elliptical shaped ball while a soccer ball is played with a shaped ball. Football players are usually large and strong because of the contact of the sport which requires them padding to protect themselves, including shoulder pads, helmets and padded pants. People play soccer with feet, and they play football with their hands. Football and soccer are played differently; people play football is played with hands and soccer is played with feet.

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