From exceptional football documentaries to powerful dramas, Netflix has a lot to offer for football fans. Even if you are not a fan of this sport, we would still encourage you to check this list. Football movies and TV shows are about way more than just the sport. It is about teamwork, friendship, and perseverance. And also, they often stand the test of time since its stories continue to be relevant .So, next Sunday try checking out Netflix for a documentary or drama that might surprise you instead. Here is the list of top football movies on Netflix. You can also watch some of these really good football movies and TV shows on Hulu or Amazon Prime.
11. Carter High (2015)
During the 1980s Carter High School in Dallas, Texas was a football powerhouse. “Carter High” tells the story of four of its student-athletes whose bad decisions had severe consequences. A must see for real football fans, “Carter High” tells an accurate and important story about how one wrong decision can forever change the future. Because of this powerful message, it is also a good film for children and teens. Moreover, director Author Muhammed did an excellent job by giving light to a different perspective and by trying to stay accurate.
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10. Friday Night Tykes (2014-)
“Friday Night Tykes” is documentary series that explores the world of youth football in Texas. With four seasons, we follow a group of kids that face a tremendous amount of pressure from both coaches and parents to win and be the best. Although it is entertaining, this series is surrounded by some controversy because it shows a horrible side of our society. It sparks a lot of conversation and debate about the potential danger of the sport and how kids should be taught football.