User description

Football is the most famous disciplinein the world. Demand huge. Millions of fans watch matches of idols. Demand rising constantly.

Of course for the specified sport can make bets at bookmakers. Quickly tell development of football.

Development of discipline

Football originated in antiquity. Games with a ball were popular among citizens of different states. They were applied in:
• Asian countries;
• Sparta;
• on the Apennines.
Inhabitants of Italy developed sport. In the 16th century they created the game "Calcio". With the development of trade relations, it came to the United Kingdom. Love in sport formed instantly. By Popularity "Calcio" surpassed cricket.

First rules

Popularity among viewers appeared naturally. Game impressed with its dynamism. Passion on the court were significant. This permitted norms of football:
1. 2 squads.
2. 25 people each.
3. 15 forwards.
4. Right to fight.
Inhabitants of Foggy Albion made own norms. At first game wasn't standardized. In some places allowed to throw projectile with hands, in others forbidden.
The Starting attempt to unification was made in 1846. Cases wanted immediate response. Representatives from several colleges entered the field on the field as part of the tournament. Each player acted in accordance with known to himrules. Outcome did not inspire optimism. However, athletes were fix a single regulations.
Starting standardization turned out positive. Attention viewers increased. As a result in England there was the first special club. Roster named "Sheffield". It happened in 1857.
After 6 years appeared The Football Association of England. It immediately created a single set of norms games.

Modern outline

Over time discipline developed. Created conditions for the field. Approved dimensions of the gate.
Significant time became 1871. Then originated the FA Cup. Tournament - oldest in the world.
1891 - year appearances in football penalty. However, from modern specified standard is. Now shoot penalties from fixed spot. Earlier moment was done from the line.
Game improved. Interest grew. As a result in the 1880s, the number of clubs passed over a hundred. In society began to arise rumors. Some athletes felt that certain teams give players salary. In those days sports could be exclusively amateur. According to the results norms changed. They added a clause prohibiting athletes have a salary.
Began sequence denunciations. Lineups accused each other. Some clubs left the league. Later norm postponed.

International development

Growth of trade increased penetration of discipline to other countries. As a result game started regulated at the supranational level. FIFA appeared in 1904. At first organization consisted of 7 countries.
Unified norms clothing was. Players was required to wear:
• hat or top hat;
• shoes;
• elongated stockings;
• pants.

Normal established later. Initially footballers played without license plates. Notation appeared only in 1939.
Starting international championship took place in 1900. Football included to the Olympic Games. Participated only 3 teams.
Football flourished in the 1950. In the world started playing Pele, Yashin and other players.