Football cards

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Do you like football? Practise your reading in English with these football cards.


Do the preparation exercise first. Then read the text and do the other exercises.

Reading text

Amy Neuer

Amy Neuer's from the USA. She's an excellent goalkeeper!

Amy Neuer

Age: 18
Height: 1.70 metres
Goals: 0
Trophies: 17
Experience: 1 year
Social media: 120 million followers

Emmanuel Kanu

Emmanuel Kanu's French. He can run incredibly fast!

Emmanuel Kanu

Age: 25
Height: 1.90 metres
Goals: 46
Trophies: 25
Experience: 6 years
Social media: 153 million followers

Mercedes Júnior

Mercedes Júnior's Brazilian. She's very popular on social media.

Mercedes Júnior

Age: 27
Height: 1.75 metres
Goals: 158
Trophies: 30
Experience: 7 years
Social media: 250 million followers

Christian Hamm

Christian Hamm's from the Netherlands. He played his first international match when he was 17!

Christian Hamm

Age: 28
Height: 1.87 metres
Goals: 205
Trophies: 23
Experience: 11 years
Social media: 180 million followers


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