1001 Video Games
Sensible World of Soccer
appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die
by General Editor Tony Mott.
According to the German magazine Amiga Joker (issue 04/1995), it was originally planned to release the German version with Otto Rehhagel, at the time a successful coach of Werder Bremen, as its namesake. However, in the end the game was still released under its original name.
- Amiga Joker
- Issue 02/1995 – #3 Best Sports Game in 1994 (Readers' Vote)
- Retro Gamer
- September 2004 (Issue #8) – #56 Best Game Of All Time (Readers' Vote)