New year, new rules: Rule No. 25
The Beautiful Game would be a lot more beautiful without the histrionics
Updated: December 30, 2009, 3:32 PM ETBy Matt Meyers with Doug McIntyre | ESPN The Magazine
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Soccer is probably the most divisive sport in the United States. Its growing legion of fans refer to it as "the beautiful game," while the naysayers use another B-word to describe it: "boring."