Soccer is the most popular sport in El Salvador, but basketball, tennis, swimming, and baseball are also popular. In El Salvador, people more often call soccer “football.”
The Estadio Cuscatlan in El Salvador’s capital, San Salvador, is the biggest football stadium in Central America. The El Salvador national football team, the Alianza Football Club, and the San Salvador Football Club all play in the stadium. The top 10 football teams in El Salvador play in the Primera Division league. The El Salvador national team is part of FIFA, which stands for the International Federation of Association Football.