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Origin of the word soccer, surprisingly, comes from England.
Football (known as soccer in some countries) is no new kid on the block.
Today I found out the origin of the word “soccer”.
This article is about all forms of football. For specific codes of football and other uses of the term, see Football (disambiguation)
Football, game in which two teams of 11 players, using any part of their bodies except their hands and arms, try to maneuver the ball into the opposing team’s goal.
The question of who invented soccer (or football) is a complicated one.
Jeff Sickler Fundamentals of Kinesiology 10/11/11 ... Anatomy of Abuses’ 1583 it was in England (in 1863) that soccer / football really ...
Significant events in the history of the game of soccer / football, how it originated and developed to the world game it is now
The series on the origins of soccer in Philadelphia continues with a look at 19th-century football before the 1863 Laws of the Game.