13 Instagram Captions for All Your Soccer Posts

Few, if any, things are better than the smell of freshly cut grass, the sounds of a whistle, and the sight of a soccer game in progress.

People all around the globe agree. Soccer—or football, as it is called in most places outside the United States—has the honor of being the world's most popular sport. Not only is it fun to watch and play, it's great to post about.

If you like to share your soccer photos on social media, we can help. The quotes below serve as ideal Instagram captions.

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For the photo of a soccer field:

"Life is a soccer field, don't you think?"

-Shakira

 

For the photo of you practicing on your own:

"Everything happens for a reason, if you work hard for it."

-Julie Ertz

 

For the photo of a game in progress:

"I'm attracted to soccer's capacity for beauty. When well-played, the game is a dance with a ball."

-Eduardo Galeano


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For the photo of you enjoying a game from the stands:

"I like to watch soccer, no matter what teams or players are in the field."

-Andres Iniesta

 

For the photo of your soccer gear:

"Basically my whole life revolves around soccer."

-Carli Lloyd

 

For the photo of soccer players who just happen to be girls:

"Whenever people say 'women's soccer,' I want to correct them to say 'soccer.' Every girl has had their sport diminished because they're girls."

-Alex Morgan


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For the photo of fans cheering during a game:

"Soccer matches should be something special, something people eagerly look forward to, something that brightens life."

-P. J. O'Rourke

 

For the photo of a soccer ball in front of an empty goal:

"Soccer is a magical game."

-David Beckham

 

For the photo of your team celebrating a win:

"There's no better feeling than stepping out on the field and stunning them all by doing what none of them thought you could do."

-Ashlyn Harris


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For the photo of a minor soccer injury:

"You may get skinned knees and elbows, but it's worth it if you score a spectacular goal."

-Mia Hamm

 

For the photo of your team practicing hard:

"There's a lot that's out of your control. But the one thing you can control is your work ethic."

-Christen Press

 

For the photo of you and your teammates having fun together:

"I know, firsthand, that soccer brings people together—all it takes is a ball and a few people, and the seeds of friendship are planted."

-Ali Krieger

 

For the photo of you sitting in the grass after playing:

"I think sometimes the best training is to rest."

-Cristiano Ronaldo

 

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