Fascinating Soccer Facts

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1. The very first game of basketball was played with a soccer ball and two peach baskets for the hoops.
2. On average, soccer players run as far as 9.5 miles in a single match.
3. A soccer team in Madagascar in a sign of protest spent an entire match scoring own goals on themselves. The game ended 149-0.
4. Most soccer players run 7 miles in a game.

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