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Fans Are Raving Over A New Football Version Of Viral Guessing Game Wordle

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Fans Are Raving Over A New Football Version Of Viral Guessing Game Wordle

Move over Sporcle, a new way for football fans to procrastinate is in town.

A version of the viral guessing game Wordle has now been created specifically for football supporters to enjoy.

The game, titled Footbl, challenges players to correctly guess the five-letter surname of famous player in only six attempts.

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Green, yellow and grey boxes appear after each guess to indicate which letters are correct and in the right or wrong place.

A new puzzle is released daily on the site, which is already proving popular on football Twitter.

i newspaper chief football writer Daniel Storey posted a link to the game on his account, alongside the caption: “What we have all been waiting for someone more clever than us to make: Footballer surname Wordle.

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“All we need now is someone to bring Sky Sports' daily Missing Men game back to life and I'll be sated.”

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Football fans have begun posting their scores on Twitter, with some mixed results.

“Not my best effort but throwing a tantrum with a random word on the 5th go paid dividends,” wrote one fan.

Another added: “Class. Considering most of ft can’t spell a single players surname correctly this will be fun.”

Fancy giving the game a go? CLICK HERE to have a try.

Featured Image Credit: Footbl

Topics: Football

Rory O'Callaghan
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