Essays Tagged: "FIFA"

Sporting Legends of the 20th Century: Pelé.

des, such as being named the International Olympic Committee's Athlete of the Century and receiving FIFA's Player of the Century award only serve as a gentle reminder of how great he was. His talent a ... ill continues to play an active role in the development of soccer around the world, now an official FIFA spokesperson."Pelé dominated the soccer world for 22 years. In that time, he single-hand ...

(4 pages) 34 0 5.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

The Fifa World Cup.Everything you need to know about the international soccer tournament held every 4 years. By:bigmac82

Today I will be talking about the Fifa World Cup! The FIFA world cup is a soccer tournament held every four years. It is the most pres ... thing. The next World Cup in 2006, will be in Germany.Many great players have run the fields in the FIFA World Cup. Legends like Pele and Baggio and current superstars such as Ronaldo and Beckham. Pel ... e Greatzky and Michael Jordan of soccer. In 1958, at the age of 17 Pele was first introduced to the FIFA World Cup. He scored three goals in the semi-final game against France and two goals in the fin ...

(2 pages) 69 0 4.1 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Football violence analysis

oots arose today's most popular sport, where the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) represented, in 1993 up to around 150 million active players, while an estimated 400 to 500 mi ...

(13 pages) 115 0 4.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Soccer (football)

hands. A standard field, as regulated by the Federation Internationale de Football Association (or FIFA), has a length between 100 and 130 yards, and a width of between 50 and 100 yards.The rules of ...

(3 pages) 161 5 2.4 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Economic Impact Analysis: "World Cup 2006 in Germany"

this report is to discuss some of the direct and indirect economic impacts of a mega-event such as FIFA World Cup™ 2006. Currently I am living in Germany, 30km from one of 12 host cities for th ... f Football (Soccer in the U.S.) Since 2000 when the Federal Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), awarded the tournament to Germany, the country has experienced a healthy injection into its e ...

(9 pages) 47 0 3.7 Mar/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Soccer

ed football.The rules of soccer are made up by the Federation Intertionale de Football Association (FIFA), FIFA is like the governing body of international soccer. Soccer is played by two teams of 11 ... preaded the sport all over the world. By 1930 professional leagues were going on in many countries. FIFA was formed in 1904 and by 1930 FIFA organized the first World Championship, now known as the Wo ...

(2 pages) 11 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Soccer         Soccer is a game played by two teams on

ed football.The rules of soccer are made up by the Federation Intertionale de Football Association (FIFA), FIFA is like the governing body of international soccer. Soccer is played by two teams of 11 ... preaded the sport all over the world. By 1930 professional leagues were going on in many countries. FIFA was formed in 1904 and by 1930 FIFA organized the first World Championship, now known as the Wo ...

(2 pages) 695 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Australian society Between The Wars - 1920-1938

rt that hit big time was Football. By 1920 there were 80 football teams. On July 13, 1930 the first FIFA Football World Cup began. Fifa chose Uruguay to host the first of this legendary event. Fifa th ... vious cliché, wih Uruguay pulling away with a 4-2 victory and by so doing becoming the first FIFA Football World Cup winners. Since 1930, World cups have been set every four years, except for 1 ...

(12 pages) 22 0 1.0 Jul/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Human Smuggling

(23 pages) 51 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Addidas Advertising

n Ian Thorp helped contribute to the firm's success. Also, Adidas was the sole sponsor for the 2002 FIFA event taking place in Korea. However, Nike embarked on a FIFA advertising campaign. Nike asked ...

(6 pages) 34 0 0.0 Oct/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Colombia U-20 World CupEffects of organizing a Sport Mega Event on a Nation struggling economically.

Colombia U-20 World Cup � PAGE �2� Running head: FIFA U-20 World CupFIFA 2011 U-20 World Cup ColombiaSPG 313 - Power, Politics & International Sp ... base of any other major sport in the world. The Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) is the lone entity in charge of managing this sport on an international level. It organizes so ... ganizes some of the most important mega events in the world on both male and female landscapes. The FIFA U-20 World Cup is the worlds second most important mega sport event, second only to the World C ...

(19 pages) 6 0 0.0 Apr/2012

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Soccer and Media

games involving the kicking of a ball. Games similar to soccer were played in China around 400 BC (FIFA). Around 200 AD the Romans played a game in which two teams tried to score by advancing a ball ... ans played a game in which two teams tried to score by advancing a ball across a line on the field (FIFA). Over time the rules of the game changed and each person interpreted the rules differently. Th ...

(5 pages) 2 0 0.0 Dec/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers