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Which best describes this sentence?
Since many countries have football teams, there is much competition leading to the World Cup.
Compound, complex, simple or comma splice.

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    i would say it is a compound sentence

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    It's a complex sentence because it has one independent clause:

    there is much competition leading to the World Cup

    and one dependent (subordinate) clause:

    Since many countries have football teams

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