Meet with the most popular sport of the world
Of course, football is the most popular sport of the world, and watching by billions of people from different countries of the world today. It is one of the team sports that plays a round ball in two separate teams, with a total of 11 players. Soccer, the most popular sport in the world, has more than 250,000 players in more than 200 countries worldwide.
The most important football figures like Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, who are playing for Barcelona FC and Real Madrid in Spain, are promoting football to all geographies of the world. The football industry has so developed at the last years and reached amazing scales in different regions. Especially, Chinese and Arabian investors are spending a serious amount of money for the transfers of footballers from different popular countries of Europe. The major football leagues are Premier League, La Liga and Bundesliga from the UK, Spain and Germany. These are accepted as the major leagues of the world. Many expensive and famous football players are playing in different teams in these countries.
Short History of Football
Modern football is based on sports genre forms played in some special schools in England during the 19th century. In 1848, the Cambridge Rules of Football, written for the first time in the history of the University of Cambridge, became the “Cambridge rules” and became the forefront of the developing of today’s football.
In 1857, the first soccer club was established and this club started its activities called “Sheffield Club”. In 1963, the British Football Association was established and the fountain of modern football was laid. The FA is the first national federation in the world to be established in the football.