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Q: What is football called in America?
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What sport in America is called football in Africa?

Soccer


What was soccer called?

In any where outside North America soccer is called football


When did Spain start a soccer team?

Its called Football, not Soccer. Football was developed in Britain, not America. Spain developed football after we introduced it to them.


What does FIFA represent?

Federation International of Football Association .They call it Football because the original soccer is Football. But in America they call it soccer but its really called Football.


Why you call it soccer and not football?

Because in America, there is already a sport called football. So we had to name the original football something else to distinguish it.


What is football the sport as played in America called in Italy?

The sport that Americans call "Football" as played by the NFL is called "Football Americano" in Italy. The sport that Americans call "Soccer" as sanctioned by FIFA is called "Calcio" in Italy.


What Sport is called Americas favorite team?

In football, the Dallas Cowboys are called America's team.


Which country's soccer called soccer instead of football?

in north america


Is soccer and football alike?

in america football(to the english)is called soccer.to the uk its the other way round,soccer and fo same football are the same thing.


What is another name for a football?

English football in America is called Soccer or American football in England is like rugby =)


What does football mean Internationally?

soccer... more commonly spelled futbol. Internationally, the game of American football is known as 'gridiron'. The vast majority of the world calls soccer football. Only in North America is football called soccer and gridiron called football.


What is Football's major soccer league in America called?

The Football league in the US is known as Major League Soccer or MLS for short.


Is there football in Latin America?

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When was Football America created?

Football America was created in 2003.


Why does America call soccer soccer?

Soccer comes from Association Football, if they just called it football then it would get mixed up with American football. Association Football is abbreviated assoc which then changed to soccer. I call it football


What are some differences in football in France and America?

Football is America is very different from French football. In France if you mention football people will assume you mean soccer whereas in America it is the contact sport American Football.


Why is soccer neglected by America?

I think that soccer is neglected by Americans because of the simple fact that it is a sport that has been taken over by the American sport called football. Football has been america's game for a long time and I do not think that is going to change. Don't get me wrong soccer is a on going game in america but not as popular as football.


Why is soccer sometimes called football-?

North America is the only place in the world that refers to soccer as "soccer". In other countries it is called football or futball because it involves a foot kicking a ball.


Why is it called football if you don't use your feet?

well isaved when you press "Save". <P> <P>I have often wondered about that myself. North American football is a version of rugby, real football is only called "soccer" in English speaking North America.</P> n most countrys football is called soccer and soccer is called football.


Why do thay call soccer football in other places?

Because football is its original name, as the ball is kicked by the foot. It is called football around the vast majority of the world, it is only in America where 'American Football' is so popular it is called soccer. Soccer is sometimes used in Australia due to Australian Rules Football. Both American and Australian Rules football are variations of soccer (football) hence there names.


What is the duration of Football Night in America?

The duration of Football Night in America is 1.33 hours.


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In America it was called Association football. People combined association player to "aSOCCiation" playER"to "Soccer".


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football is rugby and soccer mixed so European countries contributed to bringing football to America.


Were the Cleveland Browns in the AFL?

They were in a league called the All-America Football Conference prior to joining the NFL. After the AFL/NFL merger, they were placed into the American Football Conference.


Are there any American football clubs in Manchester?

No because if its American football then it is in America and Manchester is NOT in America! :)