The World Cup Reading List


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A Memoir of Hope
by Hope Solo

“My family doesn’t do happy endings. We do sad endings or frustrating endings or no endings at all. We are hardwired to expect the next interruption or disappearance or broken promise.”

Hope Solo is the face of the modern female athlete. She is fearless, outspoken, and the best in the world at what she does: protecting the goal of the U.S. women’s soccer team. Her outsized talent has led her to the pinnacle of her sport–the Olympics and the World Cup.
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Both Feet on the Ground: An Autobiography
by David Beckham

In England, where he spent ten seasons leading his storied club Manchester United and his nation to soccer glory, he is so wildly popular that his countrymen voted him the face they’d most want to see… More…

For more great resources on soccer see Hot Topic – Sports – Soccer includes the history of soccer and it’s players.

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