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Soccer in the New World

“Soccer in the New World” examines the history of football in the Americas, using archival footage and astounding interviews to highlight the heroes (such as PelĂ©) who helped to popularize the game, and identify the obstacles that have led the sport on a rollercoaster rise, fall and then rise again in the United States and Canada. Tracing the history of the sport from the 16th century to present day, this comprehensive documentary film shows all of the political turmoil and controversies that shaped this game into the most popular sport in the world.

Soccer in the New World: A Trail of Tears – Part 1 (Italian)

Soccer remains the poor cousin of the North American professional sports scene. Considering the beautiful game is the world’s most popular sport, one has to ask: what went wrong?

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