Soccer, known as football in most countries except the United States and Canada, is the most popular sports around the world. There are some countries where adored the game and the players are regarded as gods. Here are some interesting facts about this fascinating game that we are not aware of.
It is now officially recognized that football club was created in England since London was the first football rules forFootball. This happened in 1863.
The first live broadcast of a football game that happened on television showed in 1937 the Arsenal was a game and it was played at Highbury Stadium.
The highest number of red cards were shown playing in a game between Sportivo Ameliano and General Caballero, which was played in Paraguay in 1993. 20 red cards were shown in this game.
ASEC Abidjan of Cote d'Ivoire is the only team that went unbeaten for 108 games in thePeriod of 5 years. That is, until the 1989 1994th
Except in 1930 and 1950, the European teams have always reached the final of every World Cup.
In one of the most exciting games in the history of football, track and Charlton came back from a 5-1 deficit to defeat Huddersfield Town until 1957, 7-6 in only 30 minutes remaining in the game.
The Women's United Soccer Association (WUSA) was started in 2001. 8 teams participated in the championship and the finals BrandiChastain's Bay Area CyberRays won the first championship to Atlanta. This league was disbanded in 2003.
For the first game played by the British Ladies Football Club players were sleeping caps, skirts, shirts, shin guards and heavy boots.