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Soccer: Can Americans Love the World's Favorite Sport?

Americans are finally figuring out what the rest of the world has known for decades: Soccer is way more than just 22 people running around for 90 minutes. But is the recent interest fleeting or the start of an enduring passion? Some fans weigh in (with video).

Rising World Cup Ratings: Soccer Fever Hits America

More Americans are cramming into bars to watch the World Cup soccer tournament. ESPN and ABC say that the number of viewers for the first five games are double what they were in 2006. All this could be a sign that America is finally taking to a sport long played mostly by our youth.