34 great street football photos from around the world

Lovin’ it!! by Daniel Lewis

In honour of UEFA Euro 2012 we’ve put together a selection of our favourite street football photos, which demonstrate peoples’ passion for the game worldwide. These pictures just go to show that you don’t need to be at a football match to be in the thick of action!

However if you’re interested in shooting on the pitch rather than off it, take a look at our 10 tips for taking striking (see what we did there!?) soccer/football pictures. Our free action photography cheat sheet also provides you with great tips and advice to help you get the best action shots.

Joga Bonito by Guillame Megevand

Joga Bonito © Guillame Megevand

Futbolista by Maximo Gaia

Futbolista © Maximo Gaia

Beach Soccer by Greg Mignard

Beach Soccer © Greg Mignard

Futebol de Praia by Isac Goulart

Futebol de Praia © Isac Goulart

Street Soccer by Laurence Penne

Street Soccer © Laurence Penne

Beachball by Black Negative

Beachball © Black Negative

Goaaaall…!! by Aprison Aprison

Goaaaall…!! © Aprison Aprison

Templehof Futball by Martin Gruttadauria

Templehof Futball © Martin Gruttadauria

Beach Football 2 by Antonio Azevedo

Beach Football 2 © Antonio Azevedo

Lovin’ it!! by Daniel Lewis

Lovin’ it!! © Daniel Lewis

Futbol Argentino by Nicolas Zonvi

Futbol Argentino © Nicolas Zonvi

Socc’air by Frederic Baque

Socc’air © Frederic Baque

Street Football by Paul Lanigan

Street Football © Paul Lanigan

Our Village Soccer Emperor by Seo Doo Ill

Our Village Soccer Emperor © Seo Doo Ill

Rough and Tumble by Anil Tamer Yilmaz

Rough and Tumble © Anil Tamer Yilmaz

Soccer Silhouettes by Anthon Jackson

Soccer Silhouettes © Anthon Jackson

Football by Frank Knaack

Football © Frank Knaack

Joga Bonito bis by Guillaume Megevand

Joga Bonito bis © Guillaume Megevand

Brace goals! by Seo Doo Ill

Brace goals! © Seo Doo Ill

Play the Game by Satyaki Bhattacharyya

Play the Game © Satyaki Bhattacharyya

 

Be Higher by Vladimir Levin

Be Higher © Vladimir Levin

Football by Maciej Jawornicki

Football © Maciej Jawornicki

Beach Football by Antonio Azevedo

Beach Football © Antonio Azevedo

Take Chase by Anthony Schwab

Take Chase © Anthony Schwab

Untitled by Marina Mitrovich

Untitled © Marina Mitrovich

Marble Arch Subway by David Solomons

Marble Arch Subway © David Solomons

Michael Shroyer by Battling for Position

Battling for Position © Michael Shroyer

Beach Soccer by Tim Snell

Beach Soccer © Tim Snell

 

Lady and the Football by Sebastian Kwiatek

Lady and the Football © Sebastian Kwiatek

Let’s Dance 1 by mBug Nguyen

Let’s Dance 1 © mBug Nguyen

Evening Game by Anton Chekalin

Evening Game © Anton Chekalin

Soccer by Silver Marge

Soccer © Silver Marge

Penalty Road by Shai Aharoni

Penalty Road © Shai Aharoni

Vice by Ben Evans

Vice © Ben Evans (If you are in Spain, Ben runs a photography course in Barcelona)

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