I Love Soccer

By BRYAN ROJAS HERRERA, age 12 Bryan, age 12, lives in Queens, New York. He speaks Spanish and English. If you speak another language, practice it and don’t forget it. You’ll be glad you did! I love soccer. I love kicking the ball and making goals all throughout the...

Soccer Riots in Egypt

PHOTO: Flickr/SIERRAROMEA By Kid Reporter IRATI EGORHO DIEZ, age 9 On February 2 in Egypt, legions of angry soccer fans (called Ultras) took to the streets in a riot after a match between two Egyptian soccer teams, Masry from the city Port Said and Al-Ahly, from...

South Africa's Poor Pushed Out for World Cup

By SOSSI ESSAJANIAN Thousands in South Africa have been removed from their homes in order to build stadiums, like this one in the city of Durban, for the 2010 World Cup Finals. PHOTO: Flickr/ethekwinigirl All eyes will be on soccer (called “football” around the world)...