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Soccer: Huge crowds underline football's special place

Yahoo: The debate about soccer's place in the Olympics has raged for years but the fact 1.7 million fans have so far watched the 2012 football tournament suggests its Games future is secure.

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PaPa-Slam1541d ago

Viewership has certainly exceeded expectations.

-Mezzo-1541d ago

Yes the crowd has been big, but it'll take quite some time before olympic Football is as popular as Euro, World Cup, EPL or La Liga.