Why drop hundreds of dollars on a regulation-sized freestanding foosball table that's just going to take up space, when for a mere $75 you can get XD Design's beautiful Gol table that you can plop and play anywhere?
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You also don't have to wrangle three other friends to get a game going. Its compact size means there's only two spindles of soccer/football players per team, so you only need to find a single willing friend. The action is still fast-paced, and you only have yourself to blame for every single goal that's let in.
[XD Design WInter Catalog (PDF) via Fancy]