Association football, or more commonly known as football or soccer, has been called the World Sport, or The Beautiful Game. It is a team game played between two teams of eleven players with a round ball. It is played by over 250 million players in over two hundred countries, making it a truly global sport, and the most popular as well.
All countries have a national team, and they all inspire enormous passion and patriotism, and the World Cup finals which is held every four years in a different country, is the world largest and most televised sporting event. Every country runs competitions and leagues, which generates a huge number of soccer matches around the world, which can consequently offer huge opportunities for soccer betting.