Lesson 31: El fútbol
- Students will be able to describe the cultural significance of soccer.
- Students will compare and contrast the World Cup competition with the Olympics.
- Using soccer as a model, students will be able to discuss their favorite sports.
Below are several videos of portions of soccer games with commentary in Spanish.
Landon Donovan – Interview via Univisión
Landon Donovan – About the Olympics & eliminatorias
In the locker room with Landon Donovan (includes phrases no me importa and me encanta
México vs. USA friendly 1st half
Copa de oro final México vs. USA highlights/summary
Below are several videos of soccor stars performing cool tricks.
A show of skill (along with some music).
Amazing skill and ball control demonstrated by three of the most rennowned soccor players in our recent times.