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Men's soccer began at the 1900 Olympics in Paris. Women's soccer began at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta.

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Why did Italy not compete in soccer in the 2012 Olympics?

They did not have a team that had qualified to enter the completion as there were a limited number of teams and they had to qualify from events before the Olympics

Is soccer in the Olympics?

Yes, soccer is in the olympics, for men and women. Yes, soccer is played in the Olympics

How do you get into the Olympics for soccer?

You enter in the tournament and have a really good International soccer team... it dosent have to be really good but if you want to win it better be good.

Do they have soccer in the summer Olympics?

Yes, they do have soccer in the summer Olympics.

Where was the Olympics when soccer was introduced?

Soccer (Football) was first played in 1900 Olympics and the first FIFA recognized game was in 1908 Olympics.

When was the first year soccer was played in Olympics?

1900 was the first year soccer was played in Olympics.

Why is soccer in the Olympics?

Omg soccer is one of the no. 1 top sports practically everyone plays it. If they have weight lifting in the Olympics why would they not have soccer!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

When is the soccer Olympics?

every 4 years at the Olympics.

Is soccer in the winter or summer Olympics?

The summer olympics

Is futball in the Olympics?

Yes, futball (soccer) is in the Olympics.

How many women soccer teams compete in the Olympics?

10 soccer teams compete in the olympics

When was soccer introduced to the Olympics?

It's debut in the Summer Olympics was in 1900 at the Games in Paris . Soccer has been introduced to olympics since ancient times.

Who is on England's 2012 Olympics soccer team?

England doesn't have its own soccer team for the Olympics. Team GB will represent the UK in all events - not just soccer.

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How old do you to the be to enter the old Olympics?

To enter the Olympics you have to be ate lest 16 years old

What sport is played in both the summer and winter Olympics?

soccer soccer

Was Greece the last to enter the stadium at the opening ceremony for Olympics?

Greece is always the first to enter. The country that is hosting the Olympics is the last to enter

What age should you be to enter the Greek Olympics?

You have to be at least 20 years old to enter the Olympics. Women could not watch or participate in the Greek Olympics.

Is soccer an event in the Olympics?

Yes, soccer is an event at the Olympics. However some countries are not represented. For instance the UK normally has 4 soccer teams at international events England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, but they would only be allowed one team at the Olympics.

What are the differences between regular soccer and special Olympics soccer?

Age Limits

What team won the 2012 London Olympics for soccer?

Mexico won the 2012 London olympics for soccer, impressively beating favorites brazil 2-1.

Which country won the gold medal in soccer at the 1960 Summer Olympics?

At the 1960 summer olympics in Rome, Italy, Yugoslavia won the gold medal in soccer.

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you have to be 14 to enter your self in the Olympics.

Who won the women soccer Olympics?

United States won in the 2012 london olympics