The World Cup starts on Thursday — these photos from around the world show why soccer is the world's most beloved game

Soccer is played all over the world, including the snowy slopes of Sestriere, Italy. Reuters/Stefano Rellandini

Soccer is the world’s most popular and beloved sport, and it’s played in virtually every corner of the world. Ahead of the 2018 World Cup, Reuters sent photographers around the globe to document the

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