Madlenka Soccer Star by Peter Sis

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Unlike my previous post, today’s reading and writing is about the sport with more international appeal. Soccer, or as we call it in Europe, football, it is. From Buenos Aires to Lisbon, little children dream to become football stars as they dribble the ball along the streets. Just mention Beckham or Ronaldo to the little guys in any corner of the world and their eyes will light up immediately. Many people (including myself) already look forward to the next World Cup, in Brasil, even if it is not until the next year. However simple the game of soccer is, there is something magical about it, wouldn’t you say? Not only has this sport become a global phenomenon, but considering the growing number of girls/women teams, quite  uni-sex as well.

Madlenka was just one of those girls who liked kicking the ball around the block.  Especially a bright new soccer ball. But…

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