Soccer in Brazil
The Brazilian passion ___ soccer is undeniable.
Soccer was first brought ___ Brazil ___ the British and Dutch sailors in the second half of the nineteenth century.
a. to, for
b. for, by
c. to, by
d. by, to
Corinthians was ___ first British team that played in Brazil.
Nowadays Corinthians is one of ___ popular teams in Brazil.
a. the most
d. the more
There's ___ doubt that soccer is the favorite sport in Brazil.
Wherever there's an open space, you'll find children and adults ___ a ball around.
Brazil ___ the World Cup in 1958, 1962, 1970 and 1994.
a. has won
Pele, ___ became a legend in his own lifetime, helped to make soccer popular in the States.
Soccer coaching in Brazil usually begins ___ a very early age.
Even though there are many good soccer players in Brazil, Pele ___ as the greatest Brazilian soccer player.
a. is still recognized
c.has still to recognize
is still recognized
Some soccer teams include the name of the city or state ___ the team is based.
The team scoring the greatest number of points at the end of the ___ season wins the Championship Cup.
Soccer coaches ___ teams are unsuccessful for a number of consecutive games, are likely to lose their jobs.
Brazilian soccer stars contracted by foreign clubs are bound to play in the Brazilian scratch team ___ an international competition is held.
Of the four World Cup matches that Pele participated in, Brazil ___ three of them.
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