Other names for soccer? NRC

Discussion in 'New England Revolution' started by Camden, Oct 10, 2003.

  1. Camden

    Camden Member

    Oct 5, 2001
    Quick question: other than Futbol, what are some other names/spellings for Soccer around the world?
  2. Pebotodi

    Pebotodi New Member

    Jul 21, 2003
    German: Fussball

    Polish: Pilka nozna (the l looks like an l with a line through it and is pronounced like an english w. The z has a dot on top of it and sounds kind of like the sound after the ka and before the u in casual)

    Japanese: Sakka
  3. Crewbasher

    Crewbasher Member

    Jul 7, 1999
    The Enemy Base
    New England Revolution
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    Italian - calcio
    Portuguese - futebol (i think there's an accent there, but as i don't speak the language, I'm not 100% sure)
    Dutch - voetbol
    And the French shorten it to le foot .
  4. Elninho

    Elninho Member+

    Sacramento Republic FC
    United States
    Oct 30, 2000
    Sacramento, CA
    Los Angeles Galaxy
    Nat'l Team:
    United States
    Chinese: zhu chiou
    Hungarian: labdarugo
  5. elainemichelle

    elainemichelle New Member

    Jul 20, 2002
    Someone's name makes sense all the sudden.

    Crewbasher stole all of my words.:)
  6. Camden

    Camden Member

    Oct 5, 2001

    These are great! Keep them coming! :)
  7. George Griffin

    George Griffin New Member

    Feb 18, 1999
    Prince Edward Island
    New Hampshire---Footy :)
  8. isberget

    isberget New Member

    Norwegian- fotball

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