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Charlotte kids play in ‘Biggest Pick-up Soccer Game on Earth’

Charlotte players at Mallard Creek Park joined 14,628 youth soccer players to play in the “Biggest Pick-up Soccer Game on Earth” on May 3, according to a news release from the American Youth Soccer Organization.

The event, SoccerFEST 14, celebrated AYSO’s 50th anniversary.

Pickup games were played in nearly 140 communities across the country.

To learn more about AYSO, visit

Corey Inscoe