Football is the most famous disciplinein the world. Interest massive. Hundreds of millions of fans watch games of favorite teams. Attention rising planned.
Of course for the specified sport can make bets at bookmakers. Quickly introduce development of football.
Development of game
Football originated several centuries BC. Games with a ball were popular among inhabitants of many states. They were applied in:
• Ancient China;
• on the Apennines.
Inhabitants of Italy developed discipline. In the 16th century they introduced to the world the game «Calcio». With the development of trade, it came to England. Interest in discipline formed instantly. By Popularity «Calcio» surpassed cricket.
Interest among viewers appeared naturally. Game impressed with its dynamism. Battles on the court were significant. Such a scenario allowed rules of football:
1. 2 squads.
2. 25 athletes each.
3. 15 forwards.
4. Permission to fistfights.
Inhabitants of Foggy Albion created own rules. At first game didn’t unify. In some places allowed to throw ball with hands, in others it was forbidden.
The Starting attempt to standardization was made in 1846. Conditions wanted momentary response. Representatives from different colleges entered the field on the field during the competition. Each player acted in accordance with acceptedrules. Outcome did not inspire positive development of events. However, players were create a common set of rules.
First standardization turned out positive. Attention viewers intensified. According to the results in Great Britain formed the first specialized club. Roster renamed «Sheffield». It happened in 1857.
In 1863 formed The Football Association of England. Organization immediately adopted a single code of norms of football.
Over time discipline improved. Created requirements for the stadium. Approved dimensions of the gate.
Important year is 1871. Then originated the FA Cup. Championship — oldest in the world.
1891 — year appearances in discipline kick from 11 meters. However, from current specified strike different. Today take penalties from point. Earlier penetration was done from the line.
Game evolved. Love grew. According to the results in the 1880s, the number of teams passed over a hundred. Among the public began to arise speculations. Some players felt that certain teams give players salary. In those days disciplines could be only amateur. According to the results rules changed. They introduced a clause prohibiting players have a salary.
Began wave slander. Lineups wrote accusations against each other. Some clubs left the championship. Later norm cancelled.
Development of trade relations increased penetration of discipline to other countries. As a result game became regulated at the supranational level. FIFA originated in beginning of the last century. At the start organization consisted of 7 countries.
Unified requirements clothing was. Football Players was required to wear:
• hat or top hat;
• long stockings;
Normal entered later. For the first time footballers played without numbers. They arose only in 1939.
Starting international championship took place in 1900. Discipline included to the Olympiad. Participated total England, France, Belgium.
Football flourished in the middle of the last century. On the planet started playing Pele, Yashin and other players.