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Football War – MiniWars #2

Football War – MiniWars #2

Quick, you have two seconds to name these two countries You’re wrong! Unless you got it right Then good job! They are of course Honduras and El Salvador One thing these two countries have in common is being fanatic about Football Or if you’re a freedom-loving patriot , Soccer But do they love it so …

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The History of Football (Soccer) in 90 Seconds | Greece to the World Cup | Laughing Historically

The History of Football in 90 seconds… that’s soccer for us Americans! The ancient greeks played a game called Episkyros, which the Romans would steal (much like they did everything) and call Harpustum. When they invade Britain, the Romans bring their game with them. In its Earliest form, football was mob-like and much more violent. …

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Hard Risks: Concussions in Sports, From the Boxing Ring to the Gridiron | Retro Report on PBS

♪♪ -Every autumn Sunday, football’s bone-shattering hits unhinge NFL players across the country. -Over the past several years, the National Football League has been shaken by the controversy over the long-term impact of concussions. -In a surprise announcement, star 49ers linebacker Chris Borland says he’s retiring from the NFL, after just one season. -Around training …

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