With billions of fans worldwide, soccer is one of the most popular sports in the world. It is something that children play at school, adults enjoy as a hobby, and anyone can get involved with as a spectator or a fan. As people have such an emotional connection with this sport, it makes sense for filmmakers to create movies about soccer as they are likely to attract moviegoers. Even movies that are completely unrelated to the sport often have some particularly good scenes that revolve around a soccer game. They can add to the excitement and make the audience feel connected to the characters they are supporting. A game of soccer can also play an integral part in a storyline or be significant to an underlying theme or moral that a movie is trying to get across to viewers. There is a diverse range of films that are about soccer or have scenes featuring this sport.
Here are 20 of the best soccer scenes from the movies.