Freestyle football competition – level 1
There is a competition in Brazil. It is a competition in freestyle football. People from 45 countries come to compete. They kick the ball and do tricks. Every competitor has 3 minutes.
The winner is a man from Britain. His name is Andrew Henderson. He is very happy to be the winner. He thanks all the people who helped him.
Difficult words: competition (a situation when you try to be better than others and win), compete (try to be better), competitor (person who competes at a competition).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
Do you like football?
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