John Cleese on Football and Soccer

According to Wikipedia, the term soccer originated in England, first appearing in the 1880s as an Oxford “-er” abbreviation of the word “association”, often credited to former England captain Charles Wreford-Brown.

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  3. […] those of you still confused by the world cup, here is John Cleese’s take on the difference between Soccer and […]

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