14/05/2014 15:40 BST | Updated 14/05/2014 15:59 BST

Wake Up, America: Here's Why Soccer Is The World's Best Sport

We're three billion strong and the most passionate fans on the planet.

I know, I know. You're probably either cringing at the use of "soccer" instead of football, or wondering how a sport that sometimes ends in 0-0 ties and isn't regularly broken up by beer commercials could possibly be the best in the world. But let's put all that aside for a minute and talk about why this game -- whatever you want to call it -- is hands down, without question, the greatest sport that ever was.

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