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Is soccer boring for you??

  1. Info Bucket profile image76
    Info Bucketposted 5 years ago

    Is watching soccer(Football) boring for you??? I njoy watching soccer and i love it! What about you??

    1. hmwriter37 profile image60
      hmwriter37posted 5 years ago in reply to this

      girl is the best sport in the world, is the most beautiful thing ever....it raises the most inner passions in any person that loves soccer or as i call it futbol....

    2. rcrm89 profile image77
      rcrm89posted 5 years ago in reply to this

      I used to love EPL when I was in England 10+ years ago, but my interest has massively waned to the point I don't watch it any more now I'm on the other side of the globe.

      I enjoy the World Cup when it's on, but other than that I can't really get into it.

    3. Daffy Duck profile image62
      Daffy Duckposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Boring to watch Yes.  Boring to play no.

      1. Info Bucket profile image76
        Info Bucketposted 5 years ago in reply to this

        Boring to watch - No Boring to play - NO!

    4. lukecore profile image83
      lukecoreposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Best sport in the world in my opinion!

    5. Freegoldman profile image59
      Freegoldmanposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      I dont think so....Soccer has been exciting as alwys.

    6. Fullerman5000 profile image81
      Fullerman5000posted 5 years ago in reply to this

      not really a fan, i like to play it, but i can not watch a game.

    7. robindeng profile image59
      robindengposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Hala Madrid

  2. johndwilliams profile image85
    johndwilliamsposted 5 years ago

    Yes it's a boring game - many players are obvious cheats and not sportsmen at all, at least not in the traditional sense. I wish they would introduce a TV referee with video capture, as so many results are blatantly wrong.

    1. robindeng profile image59
      robindengposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Do you mean La Macia? Hahahaha

  3. Rovik profile image60
    Rovikposted 5 years ago

    Yeah sometimes....!

  4. camlo profile image83
    camloposted 5 years ago

    Boring, boring, boring ...

  5. Joy56 profile image61
    Joy56posted 5 years ago

    my husband is from liverpool, and football seeps through his blood..... He at least now watches Spanish football a lot which is a whole lot better that Everton,,,,,,

    1. robindeng profile image59
      robindengposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Barcelona fades La Liga off.

  6. kmackey32 profile image80
    kmackey32posted 5 years ago

    BORING....

  7. The Jet profile image83
    The Jetposted 5 years ago

    Watch the NFL. That's real football and it's not boring.

    1. camlo profile image83
      camloposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Soccer is real football. Something similar to what you call football is rugby. Boring all the same ...

    2. kmackey32 profile image80
      kmackey32posted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Still boring..lol

  8. Info Bucket profile image76
    Info Bucketposted 5 years ago

    Most of you find it boring!! I don't know why! I really love it and enjoy it....

  9. optimus grimlock profile image60
    optimus grimlockposted 5 years ago

    Why because most of the guys cry, yellow cards are givin to easily and it slows the game down! The forwards are the ones I like because the run the whole game and thats the toughest thing about the game

    1. Info Bucket profile image76
      Info Bucketposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      It is not like the rugby, players aren't allowed to use their body strength upon the opponent. They have play with their feet.

      1. robindeng profile image59
        robindengposted 5 years ago in reply to this

        Sure they are.

  10. theiconmurphy profile image60
    theiconmurphyposted 5 years ago

    Sure, games can be boring, some leagues are boring. But when you watch a team you love and a team you are passionate about, then nothing about them can be boring. Also watching games such as El Clasico(Real Madrid & Barcelona) Those games are never boring, and rivalry games carry a lot of hype into the game which helps everyone involved with it.

    1. Info Bucket profile image76
      Info Bucketposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Also ManU vs Chelsea....Inter Milan vs AC Milan....Argentina vs Brazil are also thrilling. When they play, it go beyonds the means of a game.

      1. lyndre profile image81
        lyndreposted 5 years ago in reply to this

        You missed Rangers v Celtic smile

        I am leaving in 1 hour to catch the bus ( 3 hour journey ) to watch Rangers v Aberdeen.


        COME ON THE GERS.

        1. theiconmurphy profile image60
          theiconmurphyposted 5 years ago in reply to this

          As a Rangers fan myself, those games are getting boring a little just because we play each other a maximum of 7 games a season. Which just takes the fun out of it. If it was 2 then it'd be the greatest game in the World.

      2. robindeng profile image59
        robindengposted 5 years ago in reply to this

        But i hate it when some guys start acting easily.

  11. profile image0
    Home Girlposted 5 years ago

    I like to play games, I do not like watch them. Any of it. 100% boring. The same as if somebody was eating a cake, having a party, and I would be sitting watching it??? No fun. Never ever watch any games.

    1. theiconmurphy profile image60
      theiconmurphyposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      If you think 100% of the games are boring. Then you should check out Barcelona.

      1. robindeng profile image59
        robindengposted 5 years ago in reply to this

        what do you mean by check out Barcelona? It is Barcelona that makes the game boring. Pass 1.2.3.4.5.6.7.8.9..... Damn it.

  12. s82a84 profile image59
    s82a84posted 5 years ago

    For some reason here in u.s., soccer isn't even popular when it's the biggest sport in the world. WorldCup is the best ever. I think baseball is boring because they are slow.

  13. superwags profile image81
    superwagsposted 5 years ago

    Boring?!!! I don't even like the fact you have to ask that!

    Football was invented by god to entertain. It is the best game in the world (along with test cricket) and Sunderland AFC are the best team in the world (they just don't know it yet).

  14. optimus grimlock profile image60
    optimus grimlockposted 5 years ago

    real football is the nfl! Soccer is a poor exuse for a slow game filled with guys who pretend to be athletes!!!

    1. superwags profile image81
      superwagsposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Oh dear, how wrong you are. Rugby's better than NFL. Try that!

      1. Chris Fry profile image73
        Chris Fryposted 5 years ago in reply to this

        Indeed superwags, rugby is an excellent game. And optimus are you trying to say that soccer is a slow game? Its only 90 minutes - how many hours does an nfl match take? (Granted there are only 4 quarters but when you factor in the stoppages, adverts, bulls**t etc)!

  15. Tatara profile image60
    Tataraposted 5 years ago

    Depends on who's playing.

  16. optimus grimlock profile image60
    optimus grimlockposted 5 years ago

    rugbys better then soccer not the nfl! Soccer players are the ones that arent tough enough to play rugby! American football was losely based off rugby. took the scrum and made it into o/d line and made them pass the ball.

    1. camlo profile image83
      camloposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Soccer (real football) was there long before American Football, and before rugby. Rugby is actually a variation of soccer (real football smile ).

  17. optimus grimlock profile image60
    optimus grimlockposted 5 years ago

    rugby is fun to play, soccer is ok depending on who you play.

  18. Daniel Carter profile image91
    Daniel Carterposted 5 years ago

    Boring me?
    [YAWN]

    zzzzzzzzzzzz.........

    1. camlo profile image83
      camloposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Very boring ... all of it.

  19. prettydarkhorse profile image63
    prettydarkhorseposted 5 years ago

    soccer?? a little bit boring, LOL ... not when the handsome players are playing. I prefer American football, although I love all sports.

    1. Info Bucket profile image76
      Info Bucketposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      http://s3.hubimg.com/u/3387986_f248.jpg

      1. prettydarkhorse profile image63
        prettydarkhorseposted 5 years ago in reply to this

        dat -- will make me watch it!!!

        1. Info Bucket profile image76
          Info Bucketposted 5 years ago in reply to this

          oooooh!!!

  20. superwags profile image81
    superwagsposted 5 years ago

    I'm normally a fair minded, liberal kind of guy who tries his hardest not to get upset or be too opinionated on these forums. In this case though, I make an exception:

    You are all clueless idiots - football is the best sport ever invented - and all other sports, particularly NFL, are utter crap.

    There, I've said it.

    p.s. Anyone who doesn't watch football or have a team; Sunderland are the best.

    1. camlo profile image83
      camloposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Arsenal.

    2. Info Bucket profile image76
      Info Bucketposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Sunderland??? How??

      1. superwags profile image81
        superwagsposted 5 years ago in reply to this

        They just are. Don't ask questions - just believe - that's what religion and football (one and the same thing) are all about.

        1. Info Bucket profile image76
          Info Bucketposted 5 years ago in reply to this

          haha...... Best of luck, for sunderland!

          1. superwags profile image81
            superwagsposted 5 years ago in reply to this

            We need it!

  21. waynet profile image49
    waynetposted 5 years ago

    Hull Shitty you are the best! lol....only joking!

    1. superwags profile image81
      superwagsposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Never been the same since Deano left for his true calling - soccer saturday:

      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qqclkIbYgSo

  22. Cagsil profile image60
    Cagsilposted 5 years ago

    It isn't boring to me. I don't consider it at all to begin with, so it cannot be boring. lol

  23. optimus grimlock profile image60
    optimus grimlockposted 5 years ago

    wow didnt know early forms of soccer were aroung 3000 years ago! I figured 1,000 not 3,000. so soccer players have been panseys for a long time lol!

    1. camlo profile image83
      camloposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      What are 'panseys'? Never heard of them.

  24. Mr_Frugal profile image59
    Mr_Frugalposted 5 years ago

    It's not boring, but it's frustrating. Especially for a West Ham fan.

    Actually, some teams are boring. For example, don't watch Stoke.

  25. Susan Ng profile image87
    Susan Ngposted 5 years ago

    Watching soccer on TV is boring for me, but I enjoy playing soccer for fun. smile

  26. The Reminder profile image68
    The Reminderposted 5 years ago

    It depends. I live in Canada and MLS is boring. But I prefer watching La Liga. Yesterday I watched the game Real Madrid-Barcelona for the Copa del Rey and it was a wonderful match. Usually the Champions League pack some great games too. But the best games are during the Euro and the World Cup.

    1. superwags profile image81
      superwagsposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Not half as good as the Arsenal vs Spurs game! Do you prefer la liga over the EPL?

      1. The Reminder profile image68
        The Reminderposted 5 years ago in reply to this

        I sometimes also watch the EPL. But I usually watch the big teams like Chelsea, ManU, Liverpool or Arsenal play.

        1. Info Bucket profile image76
          Info Bucketposted 5 years ago in reply to this

          El clasico is thrilling to watch, i also prefer Chelsea vs ManU......

          1. The Reminder profile image68
            The Reminderposted 5 years ago in reply to this

            I used to like to watch Chelsea vs ManU when Ronaldo was there. BUt I still like to watch those two play. Drogba rules on one side and Rooney on the other side of the field. Who's your favorite player?

            1. Info Bucket profile image76
              Info Bucketposted 5 years ago in reply to this

              Drogba!! I love Rooney too, but as a Chelsea fan, i have to love Drogba more.....

              1. The Reminder profile image68
                The Reminderposted 5 years ago in reply to this

                Yep he's more stylish. Rooney whines a lot for nothing.

                1. Yassop profile image79
                  Yassopposted 5 years ago in reply to this

                  Ronaldo's the biggest cry baby on the pitch. Rooney is nothing compared to him!

                  1. robindeng profile image59
                    robindengposted 5 years ago in reply to this

                    Bullshittttttttttt!

  27. theprojectb profile image61
    theprojectbposted 5 years ago

    Soccer is the best sport in the world, that's it, that's all !

  28. Maembe profile image61
    Maembeposted 5 years ago

    I love soccer.  It suffers from massive problems though.  First of all, the officiating is the worst I've ever seen at any level of any other sport and FIFA makes no attempts to fix it. 

    Second, the leagues pretty much suck because there are only four legitimate teams and there are no salary caps.  There is absolutely no parity of any kind and players simply go to the highest bidder.  This pretty much ruins it for me as I'm used to American football which has an amazing amount of parity, more than any other sport in the world in fact, and it has a salary cap.

  29. Billrrrr profile image88
    Billrrrrposted 5 years ago

    Soccer is not as boring as watching grass grow and it's not as boring as golf.

  30. Richard83 profile image73
    Richard83posted 5 years ago

    I can't see how someone could watch this sport. But the fans are hard core. I watch the game just to hear the fans explode.

  31. Victoria Stephens profile image81
    Victoria Stephensposted 5 years ago

    zzzzzzzzzzz..........
    lol.xxx

  32. profile image0
    Muldanianmanposted 5 years ago

    I enjoy football when England are playing, and do watch the World Cup, but other than that I never watch it.

  33. Mcken profile image60
    Mckenposted 5 years ago

    Football's one of the things that can render me depressed for one whole week, or have me smiling at every single stranger out on the streets! It isn't simply 22 players chasing after the ball:D

  34. Don Ship profile image75
    Don Shipposted 5 years ago

    Soccer is never too boring!

  35. shantyjoshan profile image59
    shantyjoshanposted 5 years ago

    not boring at all.. it is an art hot to score a goal in this sport which is not as easy as in basketball..

  36. mikelong profile image82
    mikelongposted 5 years ago

    I can't get enough futbol...

  37. kenhubs profile image59
    kenhubsposted 5 years ago

    Depends on what part of the planet you come from; where I come from football (soccer) is a religion. Some fans lives revolve around football and it can also evoke very strong passions and emotions in them.

  38. CyclingFitness profile image92
    CyclingFitnessposted 5 years ago

    I enjoy watching however the culture around the sport bores me!

    I've known too many women that dream of being a wag
    Too many footballers get away with things because they have money.
    We recently had a documentary on TV and it transpired that our National Federation had hidden failed drug tests from the fans and media. Had that been Athletics or Cycling it would have been an outrage.

  39. melodyts profile image61
    melodytsposted 5 years ago

    I always love soccer. It is a lively and exciting game.

  40. moiragallaga profile image88
    moiragallagaposted 5 years ago

    Soccer/football is the best, it is the beautiful game. It is not only a sport, it is a way of life and is deeply ingrained in the communities of its supporters. It requires a lot of fitness, 90 minutes divided into 2 halves of 45 minutes. No time-outs either. While some may find this hard to believe, soccer requires intelligence and creativity from the players due to its highly fluid nature. No huddles to figure out which pattern they will run, no time outs to make adjustments or receive detailed instructions from the coach. Once the match starts, players have to be able to read the game and adapt accordingly to the constantly changing situation.

    Someone mentioned about parity in american football and American pro sports in general compared to pro soccer. Isn't it ironic how 'socialist" Europe employs free market capitalist practices with regard to the set up of professional soccer clubs and letting market forces dictate the salary levels and player trades while American pro sports employs socialist principles by employing salary caps and draft picks to ensure equity in terms of player quality and ability of pro clubs to compete on a level playing field.

  41. Lady_E profile image82
    Lady_Eposted 5 years ago

    Only if my favourite footballers are playing.

    I mostly enjoy football during big games E.g World Cup.

  42. jonte2020 profile image60
    jonte2020posted 5 years ago

    Football is a form of art! It's beautiful and can be viewed from many different angles!

 
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