A sport is an activity involving physical exertion skill in which an individual team competes against another for a prize. Or it could mean a person who behaves in a good or specified way in response to teasing, defeat, or a similarly trying situation.
Playing any type of sport in a dream can represent both feeling a sense of competition and the idea of assimilation. For example, if a person is throwing a ball back and forth with another character, explore how this other person might represent a side of the person that you are working to bring into balance or harmony.
Dreams of sports signify one's attitude about teamwork, competition, and sportsmanship, winning and losing. It also denotes one's desire to come out ahead in one current life challenge.
Playing sports represents being active and aggressive in pursuing one's goals in life through fairness and good sportsmanship. Sports dream represents issues that people are struggling with. The opposing teams represent the mental or emotional conflict between positive and negative aspects of one's personality.
To dream of playing sports at school represents anxieties or personal issues that other people are struggling with when one has concerns or interests that are presenting challenges to others in one's life.
The different kinds of sports all symbolize different perspectives of a struggle mentally or emotionally. Playing a sport in a dream can represent a part of many people and the need to bring back balance. To better understand the dream, observe the nature of the sporting activity. Doing this will give one deeper insight into what aspects of attention needed. Dreaming of playing one's favorite sport on the field is a reflection of performance in one's competitive environment, mostly at the place of work or business.
To dream that one is playing sports with others suggests that one has great teamwork and willingness to let others be part of one's team, or want to improve one's skills and the sport with others which shows that one has good communication.
On the other hand, this dream can serve as a nagging reminder for a person to improve their relationships and comradeship with others. This may have resulted from one taking the sport too seriously and being too competitive. Try loosening up to help improve the flow of communication among others.