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Question Number: 3606

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What does CAP stand for in soccer appearances?

Answer provided by Referee Stacy Kalstrom

It stands for the number of times a person has appeared in a game for their national team. Cobi Jones and Ernie Stewart both reached 100 caps last night. They have both played 100 times for the national team. ..It used to be that the players actually got a cap/hat to signify the appearence, they no longer do that...Thanks for asking.



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