Football , also called association football or
soccer , 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
Only the goalkeeper is
permitted to handle the ball and may do
so only within the penalty area
surrounding the goal.
The team that
scores more goals wins.Football is the world’s most popular ball
game in numbers of participants and
spectators. Simple in its principal rules
and essential equipment, the sport can be
played almost anywhere, from official
football playing fields (Pitches) to
gymnasiums, streets, school playgrounds,
parks, or beaches. Football’s governing
body, the Fédération Internationale de
Football Association (FIFA), estimated that
at the turn of the 21st century there were
approximately 250 million football players
and over 1.3 billion people interested in
football; in 2010 a combined television
audience of more than 26 billion watched
football’s premier tournament , the
quadrennial month-long World Cup
Rules + Regulations of Football
All teams must take the field with five
Mixed teams must take the field with a
minimum of two female outfield
Unlimited interchange will be allowed
for all matches.
Kick offs will be taken from half way.
No slide tackles.
We have different football leagues which are Premier league ( England), La Liga (Spanish Football League), Ligue 1 ( France Football League), Seria A ( Italian Football League), Bundesliga( German Football League), Eredvise( Netherlands Football League) etc.