Best Answer

They can, but most people will initially think they are talking about American Football when they do.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2015-06-22 15:02:26
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Convert this number to scientific notation

What is the metric system prefix for the quantity 0.001

In the metric system what is the prefix for 1000

In a given community a grasshopper eats grass a bird eats the grasshopper and a cat eats the bird What is the trophic level of the bird

See all cards
15 Reviews

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Can Americans call soccer 'football'
Write your answer...
Still have questions?
magnify glass
Related questions

Do they really call soccer football in Sweden?

Only Americans call! (everywhere else it is known as football)

When wikianswers come up with football in an american question do they mean football or soccer?

Americans call soccer soccer, and football football!

Why do Americans call football soccer?

Because Americans are idiots they call a sport football after there already was a sport called football there was many arguements so Oxford created the term soccer which is short for associated football

How was soccer called soccer?

The full name for "soccer" is "Association Football," which is so called to differentiate it from other games called Football. Association Football has so many syllables that it has been shortened to "Football." Then when Americans made there own football they renamed it soccer. Americans and Americans only call it soccer

What is the Spain football called?

Fútbol. What Americans call soccer.

The British say 'football'-what do Americans call the same game?


What is best paying professional sport?

football......what you Americans call soccer

Which is most popular game in uk?

Football (the americans call it soccer !)

What is a favorite sport in Africa?

Football, which is equivalent to what North Americans call "soccer."

What sport does England watch?

Football (Americans call it soccer) as well as Cricket.

What is Germany's nationol sport?

Football or as the Americans call it soccer. In German it is "Fußball"

How football is different in other countries?

What Americans call soccer is what the rest of the world calls football.

People also asked