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Fun Soccer Facts!
*The first set of soccer rules were developed by the London Football Association in 1863
*In 1908, soccer was made an Olympic event.
*Soccer is the world's MOST popular sport.
*Penalties against an opposing team are pushing, tripping, holding, striking, intentional kicking, and charging from behind.
*Mexico was the first country to host two World Cups.
*Red and Yellow cards were first used in the 1970 World Cup.
*Just days before the World Cup of 1966 the trophy was stolen and then later retreived by a dog!