Soccer play kicking the ball in the air.

Soccer Trivia Fun Facts

It is football for some countries and soccer for others, but it's still one sport that gets half of the world's population seated to watch a game.

Fans are sitting on the edge of their seat during playoffs, club seasons, and international meet. Our soccer trivia fun facts have had active fans wondering how they missed it.


crowdstrivia happy bee face in a divider
Trivia Fun Facts
Did you know people who know lots of fun facts are happier, smater and great at parties
Fun Fact

Dundee United has played Barcelona four times in professional fixtures and beaten them every time.

Fun Facts

#Sports

#Soccer

Fun Fact

Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs is now the manager of his home country of Wales. Under him, Wales have qualified for the European Cup in 2020.

Fun Facts

#Sports

#Soccer

Fun Fact

Jose Mourinho has won the Champions League twice, with Porto in 2004 and Inter Milan in 2010.

Fun Facts

#Sports

#Soccer

Fun Fact

Wayne Rooney played for DC United from 2018 to 2019, scoring 23 goals in 48 games.

Fun Facts

#Sports

#Soccer

Fun Fact

An asteroid discovered by astronomer Ian Griffin in 1998 was named after Arsene Wenger, coach of his favorite team, Arsenal.

Fun Facts

#Sports

#Soccer

Fun Fact

Three men have won the World Cup as a player and a manager: Brazil's Mario Zagallo, Germany's Franz Beckenbauer, and France's Didier Deschamps.

Fun Facts

#Sports

#Soccer

Fun Fact

Real Madrid has won the Champions League 13 times, more than any other team.

Fun Facts

#Sports

#Soccer

Fun Fact

Although he has played for Barcelona in Spain for his entire career, Lionel Messi is actually Argentinean.

Fun Facts

#Sports

#Soccer

Fun Fact

The England women's team is nicknamed the Lionesses after the Three Lions work on the shirt of both male and female teams.

Fun Facts

#Sports

#Soccer

Fun Fact

David Beckham's Inter Miami CF is scheduled to start playing in the MLS in 2020.

Fun Facts

#Sports

#Soccer