Soccer has been a very prevalent contact sport that is played all around the world for thousands of years. It has been played by people for more than 2000 years. Even though it was incredibly popular in the United States of America, for the last 30 years, soccer has been a favourite everywhere. The sport dates back to the ancient Egyptians who were playing the game by kicking a ball. Now, this particular competition has grown to become a wonderful global sensation where both genders battle it out against other teams of their own gender. There is also a huge World Cup that is played every four years. Soccer began with kicking games, played by humans in ancient times. The modern version of soccer actually came into existence in the early years of the 19th-century in Britain.
It is a game where the players make use of a gigantic field; in addition, the game also has two goalposts which are both 8 feet high and 8 yards apart. You will need a football to play, and how you make a goal is bypassing the football through the goalpost. All the players were hard plastic and padded uniforms. They also wear long socks for protection. A goalie is an individual who makes sure that the ball does not go inside the goalpost. These people have special outfits. They also have protection inside their shirts, gloves and their pants. Standard football Ground is between 100 to 130 yards in length and 50 to 100 yards in width. It is regulated by the Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA).