Soccer is the most popular kind of sport. the goal of the game hit the ball into the gates of opponents, applying all limbs except the arms. Victory goes to the athletes scores more goals . Football was recognized as a professional sport in 1863 . England is considered the birthplace of football .
Ball games used in ancient Greece, Rome, and China. Game were purely for entertainment . 100 years ago played only by students. There were no unified rules. Somewhere it was strictly forbidden to touch the ball with your hands . Somewhere it was allowed to throw the ball with the fingers.
In 1846 passed first soccer competition . In England teams from five colleges met . Players selected arbitrators and came up with general requirements. In 1857 the first professional club of Sheffield was established . 20 years athletes from all over the world have created modern football. Only in 1971 approved the regulations, adopted requirements for sports attributes. In the same year the FA Cup was organized. In 1891 the rules began to supplement . Penalty rule was approved. The throw was appointed as a punishment for playing not by the rules.
How football became a famous sport
Fame came to football in 1880. The number of cubes within the football association has reached 100 pieces . Previously, football was an amateur sport, since 1981 there have been rumors that the players are getting money. Society did not want to accept money games. For athletes on salary were not allowed to represent the country at major matches, and club, seen paying money, expelled from association . In 1885 athletes allowed play for a reward. In the same year the world's first football league appeared , its members became footballers.When football became popular
Fame came to football in 1880. The number of cubes within the football association has reached 100 pieces . If in the beginning it was an entertaining game , since 1981 there have been rumors that the players are getting money. Society did not want to accept money games. For players on salary were not allowed to represent the country at major matches, and club, breaking the rule , expelled from association . 5 years later players allowed play for a reward. at the same time created a soccer league, its members became footballers.
In 1872 the first national football tournament has ended. In match competed athletes from England and Scotland. In 1904 the football association held a meeting in Paris . Members of the Association decided to change the organization . So, it appeared the famous Fifa . Initially, the national games were called the Olympic Games. When Fifa appeared, international tournaments began to be called the World Cup. The tournament is now called the YEFA Cup. The team from Uruguay was the winner. The tournament takes place every 2 years. In 2020 Due to the Covid-19 outbreak the competition has been rescheduled for the next year .