The most popular sport in the world
-5000-300 BC China's military force played a game that involved kicking a leather ball stuffed with fur into the hole which was called "Tsu Chu."-1331-1424 King Edward the III and King James of Scotland passed laws to ban the game of soccer.
-1500-1620 Italy, Alaska, Canada, and North America were also interested in the game of soccer.
- 1815 Eton College established rules for the games.
- 1820 In USA, football was played among the Northeastern universities and colleges of Harvard, Princeton, Amherst and Brown.
-1888 Introduction of the penalty kick
- 1900 Soccer played at the Olympic Games for the first time.
-1904 the Federation Internationale de Football Association was created
- In 1930 The first world cup was held in Uruguay with 13 teams
- 1991 Women played their first world cup in China and was one by the United States.
Zidane born on June 23, 1972 is a French footballer that played as an attacking midfielder for France and Real Madrid. Now he is an assistant coach for former club Real Madrid.
Pele born on October 23, 1940 is a retired Brazilian footballer who is widely regarded to be the best soccer player of all time. In 1363 Pele scored the total of 1281 goals in games.
Diego Maradona born on October 30, 1960 is a retired Argentine professional footballer. Who served manager and coach at other clubs and his national team Argentina.
How is soccer Famous now
TV Channels that you can watch soccer on are
-FOX Sport 1