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15 Interesting Facts About Football

Football is one of the most viewed and talked about sports. Football is a popular sport with a long history and lots of unknown and interesting facts. Here is a list of facts that you must know about one of the most loved sports: 1.) Known as Cuju, the ancient Chinese ball game (now known as football) began from 3rd to 2nd century BC

  8 months ago ago
15 Interesting Facts About Football

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Check out these 15 incredible football facts

1. The Origins Of Football What if we told you that the world's most popular sports began in China, a country whose national team is ranked 75th in the FIFA/ Coca-Cola Men's World Ranking? Cuju, or football, was supposed to have been originated in China around 476 BC.

  10 months ago ago
Check out these 15 incredible football facts

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10 Things You Didn't know About China

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Check out interesting football fun facts you have never seen

Football is one of the most watched sport in the world. Here are interesting fact you should know. 1. Football originated from china, records trace the history of soccer back more than 2000 years, back then it was known as CUJU. 2.The fastest goal in football history was scored by Nawaf Al abed which took only 2.4 seconds. 3.The oldest professional player presently is the Japanese football player Kazuyoshi miura. He is currently 52 years old and still active. 4.the oldest official football club is Sheffield

  1 year ago ago
Check out interesting football fun facts you have never seen

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Do You Know The History Of Football? Here Are The Facts

The first known example of a team game with a ball comes from the old Aztecs and Maya's who used a rock ball more than 3,500 years ago where allegedly the captain of the losing team was sacrificed to the gods. Scary right? A bit later, also the Ancient Greeks played games using leather balls filled with hair whilst in the Roman Empire, different varieties of ball sports were played mostly by soldiers in military exercises. But it was China who came closest to modern football when they invented their game Cuju

  1 year ago ago
Do You Know The History Of Football? Here Are The Facts

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See 20+ Beautiful Football Based Wallpapers Every Football Fan Should Have.

Before we get into it, click the follow button above to get more of my articles on your feed. Football is the world's most popular sport, it is played between 2 teams made up of 11 players each. It is played in over 200 countries and dependencies making it the worlds most popular sport. Here are some beautiful football based wallpapers for your phone: The world's oldest international football match is the FA Cup Which most football fans will be familiar with. It has been around since 1872. Football is also the

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See 20+ Beautiful Football Based Wallpapers Every Football Fan Should Have.

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History of football and the first professional clubs in its history.

What is football? Football may be any form of game involving kicking, handling, and heading using a spherical object known as a ball of 68-70cm (27-28in) circumference. Although it is usually played between two teams of eleven players, it can also be played by persons less than eleven. It can even be played by a single person, although would only involve kicking and heading since a single person cannot dribble and pass the ball alone. Brief History Of Football Football had many versions of its history. While

  1 year ago ago
History of football and the first professional clubs in its history.

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England didn't create football. See the Country that did.

We all know the football we watch and discuss and support today. However, the emergence of the modern rules of the game happened relatively recently (in the late 1800s). However, leading up to this there were a myriad of different games that have clear links to football stretching back throughout history. In this article, I am going to explore one of these games and analyse its links to the modern game we love. Cuju Inevitably, it seems the first games in which the main technique involved kicking a ball ori

  2 years ago ago
England didn't create football. See the Country that did.

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Facts You Didn't Know About The Violent And Unexpected History of Football, the Game We All Love

Every soccer lover has had the displeasure of seeing a little violence here and there marring our enjoyment of the beautiful game, we have experienced the Suarez bites, the Zidane headbutt and multiple displays of violence on the field of play, but you will be even more shocked by the content of this article as I reveal the ancient bloody history of the football game.  The history of football is usually pegged at the 18th century when England first began laying down rules for the game, but that is not when

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Facts You Didn't Know About The Violent And Unexpected History of Football, the Game We All Love

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Interesting Football Secrets You Never Knew About

Kicking ball games arose independently multiple times across multiple cultures.According to FIFA,the Chinese competitive "CUJU" Literally "kick ball" is the earliest form of football for which there is evidence. Cuju players could use any part of the body except hand and the intent was kicking the ball through an opening into a net. It was remarkably similar to modern football,though similarities to rugby occurred .During the Han Dynasty 206BC-220AD, cuju games were standardised and rules were established.

  2 years ago ago
Interesting Football Secrets You Never Knew About

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The History Of Football

Football history delineation  The historical backdrop of football (soccer)  Football (or soccer as the game is brought in certain pieces of the world) has a long history. Football in its present structure emerged in England in the nineteenth century. Be that as it may, elective variants of the game existed a lot before and are a piece of the football history.  Early history and the antecedents of football  The primary known instances of a group game including a ball, which was made out of a stone, happe

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The History Of Football

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History: History of football (soccer).

THE HISTORY OF FOOTBALL (SOCCER). Football ( or soccer as the game is called in some parts of the world has a long history. Football in its corrent form arose in England in the middle of 19th century. But alternative version of the game existed much earlier and are a part of the football history. Early history and the precursors of football The first known examples of a team game involving a ball, which was made out of a rock, occurred in old Mesoamerican cultures for over 3,000 years ago. According to the

  2 years ago ago
History: History of football (soccer).

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The History Of Football (Soccer)

Football (or soccer as the game is called in some parts of the world) has a long history. Football in its current form arose in England in the middle of the 19th century. But alternative versions of the game existed much earlier and are a part of the football history. Early history and the precursors of football The first known examples of a team game involving a ball, which was made out of a rock, occurred in old Mesoamerican cultures for over 3,000 years ago. According to the sources, the ball would symbo

  2 years ago ago
The History Of Football (Soccer)