Which Soccer Position Should You Play?

Zoe Samuel

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About This Quiz

Soccer may not be very popular in the US, but that's often because people don't know which position they should be in. Whether striker, defense, goalie, or midfield, this quiz will help you figure it out.

How fast are you?

How thuggy are you?

Do you play well with others?

How good is your dribbling?

What about your free throw?

And your free kick?

Do you worry about being offside?

Are you good with your head?

Are your hands just magical?

How's your stamina?

Do you need all the glory?

What injury do you fear getting?

Do you need to be first to touch the ball?

Do you need to feature in all the replays?

Are you especially good under pressure?

Can you punt?

How are you with a tackle?

How's your acceleration?

Can you kick a good corner?

Can you track multiple things at once?

Do you mind the anger of the crowd?

Does the joy of a goal kick really appeal to you?

Are you keen on being the post-game interview they show on TV?

Do you want to interact with the referee much?

Do you mind going in for a role that is especially popular, meaning you might get to play less?

Do you mind having a more injury-prone role that pays better but might end your career earlier?

Do you need to always be within earshot of your own fans?

Do you like long periods of inactivity followed by frenzied bursts?

Who is your role model?

What team do you want to play on?

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