|Subject:||JUVENILE NONFICTION / Sports & Recreation / General|
|JUVENILE NONFICTION / Sports & Recreation / Soccer|
|Size:||10.87in x 8.50in|
|From The Publisher*|
Who is the greatest striker ever to play soccer? How do you do the Cruyff turn? Where is the perfect place is to put a penalty? How far do players run during a game?
Goal! doesn't just tell you the answers-it shows you. With bright, imaginative infographics and eye-catching artworks, soccer facts leap off the page. Did you know that more than 40 million soccer balls are produced each year?! Packed with tips and tricks for playing the game, as well as astounding, mind-boggling stats-from the origins of soccer to the FIFA World Cup-it focuses on information that is sure to amaze any young soccer enthusiast.
Goal! is a vibrant, visual guide to everything you need to know about the world's most popular game.
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