By Roumeliotis Theodore


Football is a team sport that is played with two teams of 11 players. Both teams are trying to put a ball into a goal. The team that will score the most goals is the one that wins.Football has become an Olympic sport since 1936 but also a sport since 1966. In short, it has taken on a global dimension.


Football is today the most popular sport in the world. By the beginning of the 21st century, more than 250 million athletes in more than 200 countries were involved. The soccer game is played on a variety of levels, from friendly, with fewer or more than eleven players, children or adults, to any size field, with two random goal-scoring, to professional, professional football players, strict observance of rules and more than 100,000 enthusiastic spectators to watch in a special football arena of high technical standards. FIFA is the supreme organizational principle of football.