Messi vs. Manning. Ronaldo vs. Romo. Pele vs. Peterson.
As human beings, we have an insatiable need to analyze, judge and compare everything in order to discover our preferences. The cars we drive need to be aesthetically attractive and work well. The sushi restaurants we eat at need to offer interesting combinations of flavors (or at least cheap sake).
If we compare certain aspects of the NFL and the World Cup, we come to one simple conclusion: football is better than soccer.
Don’t get me wrong I enjoy the World Cup. But bottom line: here are five reasons that it doesn’t hold a candle (or a yellow card) to the NFL.