In Pictures: Football Around the World

Harry Gruyaert Newly built suburb, composed of council flats buildings. Town of Izmir, District of Cigili, Turkey. 1998. © Harry Gruyaert | Magnum Photos
Herbert List Soccer goal. Albania. 1937. © Herbert List | Magnum Photos
Marilyn Silverstone View of the Blooming Plant at dusk across the Maroda Tank Reservoir. In foreground: a football game. 1959. © Marilyn Silverstone | Magnum Photos
Henri Cartier-Bresson Madrid, Spain. 1933. © Henri Cartier-Bresson | Magnum Photos
Jean Gaumy Prison. St Martin de Ré, France. 1978. © Jean Gaumy | Magnum Photos
Thomas Hoepker Children playing at the Berlin Wall in Berlin-Wedding. Germany. 1963. © Thomas Hoepker | Magnum Photos
René Burri Two rival football teams distinguish the different teams by dressing in male/female costumes. 1976. © René Burri | Magnum Photos
David Hurn Children play football in spare land in front of East Moors steel works at the time that the steel works were closed. Perhaps their fathers are now out of work. Cardiff, Wales, UK. 1978. © David Hurn | Magnum Photos
Chris Steele-Perkins England. 1982. © Chris Steele-Perkins | Magnum Photos
Abbas Mosque of Ahmad Ibu-Tulun. Cairo, Egypt. 1993. © Abbas | Magnum Photos
Ferdinando Scianna Sevilla, Andalusia, Spain. 1984. © Ferdinando Scianna | Magnum Photos
Philip Jones Griffiths Grenadians for generations had welcomed the only foreigners they encountered - tourists - so U.S. forces had the rare experience of being surrounded by polite and friendly locals. For many American (...)
Alex Webb Young men playing soccer in The Old City. Panama City. 1999. © Alex Webb | Magnum Photos
Harry Gruyaert Newly built suburb, composed of council flats buildings. Town of Izmir, District of Cigili, Turkey. © Harry Gruyaert | Magnum Photos
Abbas Kids play football in the suburbs of the capital, next to electricity pylons. Tehran, Iran. 1998. © Abbas | Magnum Photos
Chris Steele-Perkins Any spare patch of ground is used as a pitch for local street games. Lagos, Nigeria. 1997. © Chris Steele-Perkins | Magnum Photos
Ferdinando Scianna Soccer in the dust. Shibam, Hadramouth, Yemen. 1999. © Ferdinando Scianna | Magnum Photos
Ferdinando Scianna Young people. Lima, Peru. 1986. © Ferdinando Scianna | Magnum Photos
Newsha Tavakolian Katayoun “Katiana” Khosrowyar, is the succesful head coach of Iran's national Under 14 team. Now, off season, she practices in a North Tehran park, keeping her skills up to speed. Tehran, Iran. 201 (...)
Thomas Hoepker Football field on outskirts of Chuquicamata mining town in Atacama desert. Chile. 2000. © Thomas Hoepker | Magnum Photos
Mark Power Abandoned football ground. Northwood Estate, Kirkby, Merseyside, England. May 1992. © Mark Power | Magnum Photos
David Hurn Football match in the ramparts. Aberystwyth Castle, Wales. 2000. © David Hurn | Magnum Photos
Bruce Gilden Bruce's Gilden's daughter Nina playing soccer on Nostrand Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. New York City, USA. 2002. © Bruce Gilden | Magnum Photos
Mark Power Warsaw, Poland. February, 2005. © Mark Power | Magnum Photos
Abbas Football is omni present in and around the city. Here street invaded by spontaneous games. Tehran, Iran. 1998. © Abbas | Magnum Photos
Elliott Erwitt Sansepolcro. Italy. 2009. © Elliott Erwitt | Magnum Photos
Moises Saman Boys play football on the field on the outskirts of Qayyarah, Iraq. Qayyarah, Iraq. December 5, 2017. © Moises Saman | Magnum Photos