Best Soccer Movies

Looking to score with young movie lovers? This list of our favorite soccer movies has something for everyone who likes kicking a ball around -- from animal lovers to fans of uplifting friendship stories. Many of them also promote character strengths like perseverance and teamwork. So grab your cleats and lace up for a fun family movie night. And for even more goal-worthy picks, try our Kids' Sports Games, Best Sports Books, and Sports Legends in the Movies lists.

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Brum: Soccer Hero and Other Stories Movie Poster Image
When you need a break from Elmo and Barney.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2004)
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Air Bud: World Pup Movie Poster Image
Wholesome, endearing dog movie will delight grade schoolers.
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(Release Year: 2000)
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Early Man Movie Poster Image
Charming prehistoric tribute to "sacred game" of soccer.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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The Big Green Movie Poster Image
Underdog soccer team tale sticks to feel-good formula.
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(Release Year: 1995)
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Strike Movie Poster Image
Stop-motion comedy is a gold mine of heart and hilarity.
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(Release Year: 2020)
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Alex & Me Movie Poster Image
Kid-friendly soccer tale scores with positive messages.
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(Release Year: 2018)
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Back of the Net Movie Poster Image
Wholesome, feel-good story of misfit at soccer camp.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Soccer Mom Movie Poster Image
Emily Osment stars in mom-daughter bonding tale.
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(Release Year: 2008)
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Mi Amigo Alexis Movie Poster Image
Sweet subtitled soccer tale has some mature themes.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Shaolin Soccer Movie Poster Image
Nontraditional underdog sports team story has violence.
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(Release Year: 2004)
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Underdogs Movie Poster Image
Soccer-themed story has strong message, some iffy humor.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Diego Maradona (2019) Movie Poster Image
Documentary about troubled soccer player has drug use.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Goal! The Dream Begins Movie Poster Image
Soccer + melodrama. Older tweens and up.
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(Release Year: 2006)
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She's the Man Movie Poster Image
Cute but crass comedy based on Shakespeare play.
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(Release Year: 2006)
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Bend It Like Beckham Movie Poster Image
Superb tale of a girl's struggle for her dreams.
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(Release Year: 2003)
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Gracie Movie Poster Image
Gritty girl soccer drama with a powerful message.
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(Release Year: 2007)
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Pele Movie Poster Image
Focused look at soccer's G.O.A.T.; violence, language.
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(Release Year: 2021)
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Next Goal Wins Movie Poster Image
Captivating, moving sports docu; some swearing.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Offside Movie Poster Image
Iranian dramedy scores with gender equity issues.
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(Release Year: 2007)
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