(the) FA

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The Football Association (FA), the organisers of the FA Cup – the oldest cup competition in the world. They are also in charge of the England national team. The FA Cup, the FA Trophy and the Women’s FA Cup are all tournaments organised by the FA.

  • Example: The FA came under a lot of criticism after appointing Steve MacClaren as England manager
  • Example: The FA is the oldest football organisation in the world

Football Glossary Page

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Learn English Through Football
Learn English Through Football
Learn English Through Football

Welcome to the website that helps students interested in football improve their English language skills. Soccer fans can enhance these skills with lots of free language resources: a weekly podcast, football phrases, explanations of football vocabulary, football cliches, worksheets, quizzes and much more at languagecaster.com.

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