Yes soccer players get paid more than basketball player. The reason for this is that Basketball is mostly funded by the US. Soccer is funded by many countries. So soccer is the higher paid sport.
I don't know the exact number but there are many players that come from Latin America, South America, and Southeast Asia. Venezuela is where the majority of foreign players come from.
there is over 240 million people in 200 countries that play soccer. there is about 17+ million players in the united states alone... add that to 199 more countries! that's a lot!
for professional soccer, you can have 30 players as a maximum.
US Soccer players steady at 18.2 Million
Yes, soccer players do get a wide variety of injuries.
Nowadays foreign players are better at basketball compared to the US. The Olympics can not be ruled by the US any longer because countries have played more and more basketball. Soon a lot more team will have foreign born players.
There can only be 11 players on the pitch.