Update: 10:09 | 11/06/2018
Playing football, nothing could be simpler. All you need is a ball, a few players and, a pitch. Around the world and whatever the landscape, football grounds abound, and are as varied and diverse as the people who play on them.
Trapped between icy sea and ice-capped mountains,
A rooftop of a department store serves as a football pitch in downtown Tokyo, Japan. Photo by AFP.
Players compete at the Campo Gerini football ground nestled
Residents play football in a field crammed between buildings of the Perus neighborhood of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Photo by AFP.
People play a football at Brooklyn Bridge Park in New York City, against the background of the Statue of Liberty. Photo by AFP.