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  • Every World Cup, the same question comes up: is it football or soccer?
    It can lead to heated debates. But where did the word soccer even come from?
    Al Jazeera's Patty Culhane reports from Washington, DC.

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    The language debate lingers - is it football or soccer?

    Every World Cup, the same question comes up: is it football or soccer?
    It can lead to heated debates. But where did the word soccer even come from?
    Al Jazeera's Patty Culhane reports from Washington, DC.


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    Comments

    Frogs F says:

    FOOTBALL CRICKET ETC..

    Frogs F says:

    Go IRANIAN
    Japanese
    Saudi
    QATAR again please . Vs AFRICA Senegal’s. Pretty please .

    Moon tv Sulaiman Official says:

    Moon tv sulaiman official

    Janootz says:

    Team Calcio represent

    𝗣𝗔𝗦𝟯𝟲.𝗙𝗨𝗡 says:

    👆 – FIND YOUR LOVE IN YOU CITY! 👄💋l😍

    Keldai hutan says:

    It’s ball kick

    Charles W says:

    If you use the “soccer” word to some people, they look at you as though you’ve threatened to kill their mother.

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