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In World League Soccer '98 the player is able to move, kick, chip, volley and perform advanced passing techniques, including one-twos, chip returns and swerved long-balls. Players can also chest and head the ball with total control. Also, it is possible to alter pitch type, weather conditions, and stadium design.

There are eight major European leagues plus the US and Japanese leagues, with 145 teams available to choose from, as well as international competitions which can be custom-designed. Live commentary is provided by Peter Brackley and Ray Wilkins, and motion capture by Les Ferdinand.


World League Soccer '98 Windows Team selection
World League Soccer '98 PlayStation After the company logos have been displayed the player is treated to a montage of in-game screens mixed with  animated on-pitch action and sequences of black and white video
World League Soccer '98 PlayStation Setting up a game in the American League<br>In addition to the options shown here the menu scrolls vertically to offer Season, Practice and the Game Configuration Options
World League Soccer '98 PlayStation The Player Editor screen where a player name is being changed

Promo Images

World League Soccer '98 Magazine Advertisement

Alternate Titles

  • "WLS '98" -- Official abbreviation

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Critic Reviews

Absolute Playstation PlayStation Jun, 1998 88 out of 100 88
Power Unlimited Windows Jun, 1998 8.3 out of 10 83
Reset Windows Jul, 1998 8 out of 10 80
Power Unlimited PlayStation Jun, 1998 7.8 out of 10 78
Gameplay (Benelux) Windows Jul 01, 1998 77 out of 100 77
PC Action (Germany) Windows Jun 17, 1998 75 out of 100 75
Mega Fun SEGA Saturn Jul, 1998 73 out of 100 73
PC Joker Windows Jun, 1998 72 out of 100 72
Video Games SEGA Saturn Jun, 1998 70 out of 100 70
Defunct Games SEGA Saturn Aug 13, 2006 60 out of 100 60


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