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Football is the most popular disciplinein the world. Interest huge. Millions of people follow games of favorite teams. Demand rising planned.

Of course for the specified sport can make a bet at bookmakers. Quickly introduce history of football.

Development of game

Football originated several centuries BC. Games with a ball were popular among inhabitants of different countries. They were used in:
• Ancient China;
• Sparta;
• on the Apennines.
Inhabitants of Italy developed sport. During the Middle Ages they introduced to the world the game "Calcio". With the growth trade relations, it came to the United Kingdom. Interest in sport formed instantly. By Level of Interest "Calcio" beaten cricket.

First rules

Popularity public appeared naturally. Discipline captivated with its dynamics. Battles on the field were serious. Such a scenario permitted norms of football:
1. 2 squads.
2. 25 athletes each.
3. 15 forwards.
4. Right to fight.
Inhabitants of Foggy Albion made own norms. At first discipline wasn't standardized. In some places allowed to throw ball with hands, in others it was forbidden.
The Starting attempt to standardization was made in 1846. Conditions demanded immediate response. players from different colleges entered the field on the field during the competition. Each player acted in accordance with acceptednorms. Result did not inspire optimism. However, players were create a single regulations.
First standardization became positive. Attention viewers intensified. According to the results in England there was the first specialized club. Team named "Sheffield". It happened in 1857.
After 6 years formed The Football Association of England. It immediately adopted a standard code of norms of football.

Modern outline

Over time discipline developed. Created requirements for the stadium. Approved dimensions of the gate.
Important year is 1871. At that time appeared the FA Cup. Championship - oldest in the class.
1891 - time appearances in discipline penalty. However, from current specified strike is. Now shoot penalties from fixed spot. Earlier penetration was done from the line.
Discipline improved. Love grew. As a result in the 1880s, the number of teams passed over a hundred. Among the public began arise speculations. Some athletes felt that certain teams pay members incentives. In those days disciplines could be exclusively amateur. As a result norms changed. They introduced a clause prohibiting players to receive remuneration.
Began sequence slander. Lineups accused each other. Some clubs left the league. After time norm cancelled.

Football in other countries of the world

Growth of trade increased penetration of football to other countries. As a result sport became regulated at the supranational level. FIFA originated in 1904. At the start organization consisted of 7 countries.
Unified norms on equipment was. Football Players required to wear:
• hat or top hat;
• shoes;
• long stockings;
• pants.

Normal entered later. For the first time footballers played without numbers. Notation appeared only in 1939.
First international tournament took place at the beginning of the last century. Football included to the Olympiad. Participated only England, France, Belgium.
The heyday of the sport occurred in the 1950. On the planet started playing Pele, Yashin and other players.