Interesting facts about soccer.
1. Soccer is the most played and most watched sport on earth.
2. The fastest red card in soccer history was 2 seconds to a player who complained that the staring whistle was too loud.
3. Until 2009, Greenland could’t join FIFA because there weren’t any suitible playing soccer fields.
4. Even though soccer has limited popularity in the United States, they have more official soccer players than any other nation at 18 million.
5. Germany’s birth rate went up by 30% after they hosted the World Cup in 2006; it has been attributed to the team’s performance.