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The Best Soccer Photos of the Week (May 14 — 20, 2018)

From around the globe, the best of the beautiful game.

It's the most popular sport on the planet, and might be the most stunning, too. With vivid colors, mesmerizing movement, and unbridled emotion, soccer's visual appeal is endless. See for yourself...

MOMENT OF REFLECTION David Ramos/Getty Images MOMENT OF REFLECTION An emotional Andres Iniesta sits alone, shoes off, on the grass at FC Barcelona's stadium, Camp Nou, after the final match of his 22-year Barcelona career. LOST IN SMOKE Hector Vivas/Getty Images LOST IN SMOKE Toluca's Luis Quinones is engulfed by pink smoke during a 2-3 aggregate loss in the final of the Torneo Clausura Liga MX at Nemesio Diez Stadium in Toluca, Mexico. SOLE SISTERS Tom Flathers/Man City via Getty Images SOLE SISTERS Manchester City teammates Jill Scott (right) and Steph Houghton give each other the boot after a goal against Everton in their WSL matchup. MIC DROP Daniele Badolato - Juventus FC/Juventus FC via Getty Images MIC DROP Legendary goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon finished off his Juventus career in championship fashion, hoisting the Serie-A league trophy after the 509th and final appearance in 17 seasons with the club. WINNING LOOK Robbie Jay Barratt - AMA/Getty Images WINNING LOOK Antonio Rudiger was popping after the final whistle of Chelsea's 1-0 FA Cup Final victory over Manchester United at Wembley Stadium in London. TO THE VICTORS GO THE SPOILS Filippo Alfero - Juventus FC/Juventus FC via Getty Images TO THE VICTORS GO THE SPOILS Juventus fans celebrate their club's Serie-A league title with a massive victory parade through the streets of Turin, Italy. FLYING SCOTSMEN Ian MacNicol/Getty Images FLYING SCOTSMEN Olivier Ntcham was flipping psyched after putting Celtic up 2-0 en route to a Scottish Cup Final victory over Motherwell at Glasgow's Hampden Park. NEWLYWEDS John Patrick Fletcher/Action Plus via Getty Images NEWLYWEDS Where do you go after the Royal Wedding? The FA Cup Final at Wembley, of course. GO FLY A KIT JOSEP LAGO/AFP/Getty Images GO FLY A KIT FC Barcelona got creative with the reveal of next season's new uniform, flying it by drone above the city on May 19. MARKSMANSHIP Ian MacNicol/Getty Images MARKSMANSHIP Gabi's 89th minute goal put the finishing touches on Atletico Madrid's dominant 3-0 win over Olympique de Marseille in the UEFA Europa League Final in Lyon, France. AGONY OF DEFEAT Nathan Stirk/Getty Images AGONY OF DEFEAT Spent and devastated, Ireland players litter the field after losing on penalties to the Netherlands in the UEFA European Under-17 Championship in Chesterfield, England. MEETING OF THE MINDS Quality Sport Images/Getty Images MEETING OF THE MINDS Villarreal's Enes Unal (right) invades Cristiano Ronaldo's airspace in Real Madrid's La Liga season finale at Estadio de la Ceramica.



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