to learn more interesting facts
to understand the rules and history of the game
I am going to tell you about the history of football, one the most popular sport games
all over the World.
4. The RulesTHE RULES
The rules of football are quite simple. There are eleven players in each team. Every
team tries to score as many goals as they can. No one is allowed to use hand
while playing, only legs. The goalkeeper on the contrary uses hands to catch the
ball. By its origin it’s an old game. They say that even in China at 400 BC games
similar to football were played. Later, it was played in Ancient Egypt and Rome.
Today this game is played in more than 140 countries. It is especially popular in
some European and Latin American countries. Football is also played in the
Olympics. Women’s football is a comparatively new game. Every year Europe
houses FIFA Cup competitions and every four years – the World Cup.
5. Fond to footballFOND TO FOOTBALL
США (примерно 18
Китай (7,2 миллиона)
6. Team of russiaTEAM OF RUSSIA
7. The most popular football clubsTHE MOST POPULAR FOOTBALL CLUBS
Manchester United is One of the largest and most popular football clubs in the world
(around 330 million fans worldwide, or about 5 % of the population ).
followed by real Madrid (Now more than 20 million people call themselves
However, the number of officially registered fans in Europe holds leadership of
the Spanish "Barcelona"(128 000) and Bayern (104 720)