You will conduct research on a professional soccer club from Europe, South America, Africa, Asia, or North America. The team must be a club team (Arsenal, Juventus, Manchester United, Boca Juniors, Keizer Chiefs, Toronto FC) not a national team (Italy, England. Brazil)

You will write a research paper in this class worth 25% of your final grade
This paper will be completed as an individual
The paper will be due in Week 10
You will conduct research on a professional soccer club from Europe, South America, Africa, Asia, or North America. The team must be a club team (Arsenal, Juventus, Manchester United, Boca Juniors, Keizer Chiefs, Toronto FC) not a national team (Italy, England. Brazil)
Your paper must be 4-6 pages in length (Title Page and Works Cited page does not count)
You must use a minimum of 5 appropriate sources (Wikipedia is not an appropriate source)
Please use Times New Roman (type font 12) Double Spaced, Black Ink.
Things to keep in mind when researching the team

  • Historical context of the club, when and where it began, How it started and talk briefly about the founders, etc.
  • Historical events that have helped shape the club. historical time line, biggest transfer in club history, stadium they play out of, and any other information you deem to be relevant
  • Speak briefly about championships and tournaments that they have won.
    -Discuss people of significance within the club from the past and present. coaches, players, owners. -Discuss if the club has any political or religious affiliation
  • Discuss how the club impacts the City/Country that they play in.
  • Discuss any other information that makes your club unique.
    If you have any questions regarding this assignment please do not hesitate to contact me,