They are actually the same game.
to the Italians when sombody says soccer they actually call it football. and of course football because you kick the ball with your foot so they call it football.
Generally people just call it Soccer but some people who actually play, coach or watch a high level of Soccer/Football will call it Football.
Well actually soccer is the nickname for Football. I am not sure why they changed the name but i could be something to do with the other football that is completely different to soccer. I hope i could help
American Football japan hosted in 2007 IFAF World cup. In soccer japan hosted the FIFA world cup with Korea in 2002
it is a type of golf actually.
The manager of japan soccer team is Takeshi Odaka
soccer. actually it is football but in some countries it is soccer
yes football but it's actually soccer
Any "football club" that calls themselves a "football club" when they actually are referring to soccer.
What happened was that at the time it was called football but it was actually played like soccer. When they changed the rules to football (which then made it more like rugby), they kept the old football rules and just called that sport soccer.
The J. League starts their seasons in early March, and it runs until early December. Soccer, or football as it is known in Japan, is one of the most popular sports there.