DescriptionArcade-style soccer game. It has two different parts: Indoor and Outdoor.
The Outdoor game is the normal European soccer. You may play single matches, league or tournament (world championships). Optional features are: weather effects, replays, customizable game length. Some quite funny movements and shots are available (e.g. banana flanks).
The Indoor game has US soccer teams (?fictional?) and plays on a much smaller field. It has different rules compared to outdoor soccer. You can play single matches, league and All Star tournament. The same movements and shots can be made, sometimes with even funnier effects (e.g. banana shot bouncing of the wall and into goal).
- "MicroProse Soccer" -- European title
- "Microprose Pro Soccer" -- In-game title
Part of the Following Group
|Unintentionally hilarious, but lacking as a serious football game||DOS||Martin Smith (76)|
The Press Says
|ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment)||Commodore 64||Feb, 1989||915 out of 1000||92|
|Zzap!||Commodore 64||Feb, 1989||90 out of 100||90|
|The Games Machine (UK)||Commodore 64||Feb, 1989||89 out of 100||89|
|ST Action||Atari ST||Oct, 1993||86 out of 100||86|
|Power Play||Amiga||Aug, 1989||86 out of 100||86|
|Power Play||Atari ST||Jun, 1989||85 out of 100||85|
|The Games Machine (UK)||DOS||Nov, 1989||81 out of 100||81|
|The Games Machine (UK)||Amiga||Aug, 1989||80 out of 100||80|
|Power Play||DOS||Nov, 1989||74 out of 100||74|
|Amiga Format||Amiga||Aug, 1989||67 out of 100||67|
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