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there were not leather balls and small nets, pushing and shoving were allowed, and there were not green and yellow and red cards

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Who created the rules for soccer?

The International Football Association Board(IFAB) regulates the rules of soccer. They were the first group to organized the rules of soccer as we know it today.

The history of soccer and where it is now?

The history of soccer is too long to describe. A couple words to describe it? Amazingly remarkable. It still is at the "amazingly remarkable" level of history today.

How are sports from the middle ages similar today?

they are similar because soccer and football are still around today and have the same names and rules still today.

Do they still have the same rules as today in soceer?

Like any sport, rules in soccer do change, so they have changed lots of times since the game was first given formal rules.

What year did soccer become a sport?

Soccer (or Association Football) became recognized as a "Sport" under the Cambridge Rules of 1848. From there the rules were refined in 1857 in Sheffield England until they became the rules as we know them today. To be honest, the sport was developed well before then as the sport was used a training regimen by Chinese forces in 3000 BC and throughout history since. Many would claim it as the first sport ever played.

Where did soccer start and how is it different from today?

Early soccer began in Britain. It was an extremely violent game with no rules whatsoever. 2 teams, often 2 neighbouring villages would play each other with 2 posts in both villages to score in. People would even take knives to these matches and people were often killed. Many kings banned soccer at this time because of how violent it was. In the 1800s in Britain the game of soccer as we know it today began to develop. The FA was founded and the teams would be started up by groups of friends who worked together. The rules were developed and we then have the game we know today.

What happened in history today 3rd of July?

St Leo II ends his reign as Catholic Pope happened in history today 3rd of July. In our history today, 3rd of July, in 1994, Argentina was eliminates in soccer world cup by Romania after going down 3-2.

What is the history of equipment used in soccer?

Throughout history, people from across the world played versions of what we now know as soccer using their own rules. For instance, the Chinese, in 1000 B.C., played using balls made of animal skins. Kings would order the chopping off of prisoners' heads and they would be kicked around. Today, the equipment is regulated in the official game of soccer or football according to FIFA rules. Cleats, jerseys, a regulated sized field, goal posts, balls, referees and players comprise the basic set of equipment.

How did soccer get its name?

Soccer is a British term used to describe football players who played Association Rules Football. Similarly, the term "rugger" referred to a player of Rugby Rules Football. The game played today around the world under the auspices of FIFA is based on Association rules, and is sometimes called Association Football. The term fell out of dominate use in Britain in the 1800s, but it continued to be used in the US and Canada, and even in Britain when discussing different types of football or among people who closely follow different types of football.

Anything noteworthy today in history 18th of February-?

On the 18th of February 1900, Ajax soccer team was formed in Amsterdam.

How combert your team played soccer today in present perfect?

"your teaming has played soccer today"

Where is the sport soccer seen today?

Soccer today can be seen everywhere! :) Very popular sport

What problems could Jewish people have with kosher rules today?

Kosher supplies are generally more available today, and it is probably easier today to keep kosher both inside and outside one's home, than at any time in the history of the Jews outside of Israel. If a Jew has a problem with kosher rules today, it is most likely the problem of declining to appear different within a culture-at-large that prizes sameness in order to 'fit in'.

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because it changed our history today because without is we would be different as in history and people.

What is the different between the filipino youth of yesterday and today?

The traditional youth were respectful to the rules and to their elders. The youth of today are more into Western ideologies.

Did the first soccer ball look different from the diamond-pattern one today?

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How is the game of basketball today different from the first basketball?

The added backboards, rims, rules and many more.

How is golf different today then it was when it was first invented?

there are a lot of more rules now then it was a long time ago

What sports are popular today?

The most popular of today is soccer.

How are the rules of soccer different today from they were 50 years ago?

Well for a start, there where no yellow or red cards 50 years ago, they came into the game in 1976 which is 41 years ago. secondly there was tackling and pushing allowed back then before there where yellow and red cards.

What happend in history today?

tell me what happened today in history

When was History Today created?

History Today was created in 1951.

Why is the roman republic so important to the US history today?

The roman republic is so important to the US history today, because it is very similar to our form of government with the 3 different branches.

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When was soccer first invented?

Different types of 'football' have been played for centuries (there are references to football-type games being played as far back as the middle-ages) though rules were put in place to try and unify these individual games into the sport we know today in 1848.