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World Cup 2018: Soccer Fields Around the World

By Madeline Yates - 2 min read

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In its very simplicity, all you need for playing a soccer game is a ball, some open space and goal markers. With the 2018 World Cup in Russia holding matches in huge, modern arenas, we decided to take a photographic look at places in the rest of the world, where people share the passion for the sport regardless of the field.

mountain, water, sky, nature, day

Henningsvær, Norway

graffiti, built structure, architecture, building exterior, no people

Berlin, Germany

Beauty In Nature, Built Structure, Cloud - Sky, Competition, Competitive Sport

Skardu, Pakistan

 Building Exterior,  Built Structure,  City,  Cityscape,  Crowded

Tokyo, Japan

 Backgrounds,  Built Structure,  Day,  Directly Above,  Horizontal Image

La Rioja, Argentina

Architecture, Building Exterior, Football Field, Growth, Illuminated

Antalya, Turkey

boys, childhood, playing, clear sky, outdoors


 Aerial View,  Australia,  City,  Drone Point Of View,  Green Color

Maroubra, Australia

 Aerial View,  Architecture,  Beach,  Beauty In Nature,  Built Structure

Sithonia, Greece

large group of people, large group of animals, real people, day, outdoors

Namibia, Africa

 10-11 Years,  Alone,  Beach,  Beauty In Nature,  Blue

Lisbon, Portugal

 Aerial View,  Architectural Feature,  Architecture,  Built Structure,  Capital Cities

Paris, France

 Blue,  Corner Marking,  Day,  Goal Post,  Krasom

Takua Thung, Thailand

 Amusement Park Ride,  Architecture,  Arts Culture And Entertainment,  Building Exterior,  Built Structure

Torino, Italy

Architecture, Boys, Building, Building Exterior, Built Structure

Hong Kong

Architecture, Beauty In Nature, Building Exterior, Built Structure, Car

Tehran City, Iran

Architecture, Building Exterior, Built Structure, Day, House

Chefchaouen, Morocco

Athleticism, Beach, Blue, Clear Sky, Competitive Sport

Türkmenbaşy, Turkmenistan

Architecture, Building Exterior, Built Structure, City, City Life


 Adult,  Bay Hill,  Building Exterior,  Built Structure,  Childhood

Bay Hill, United States

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