Football is the second most popular sport... before golf! Rugby is 3rd.
socceris the most popular sport worldwide, in the united states it would be football.
Football was created in the late 18th century by the europeans.it evolved from the game rugby,which has a ball that is not made with pig skin,such as the football which is a more popular sport than rugby
Football(Soccer)/Rugby/Handball/Basketball/Cycling and many more :)
ANSWERSoccer is the most popular sport around the world by farANSWERRugby Union, however, is much more popular in the Australian and in the Pacific Regions and in South Africa.Soccer is not a viable sport in Australia compared with the other Australian football codes (Rugby League, Rugby Union, AFL - Australian Football)In the Australian case, taking Queensland and New South Wales: the rugby codes are more popular by a country mile.However, in the southern, western regions of Australia and in Northern Territory, by far the most popular football code is AFL [Australian football].
In Australia, the most popular sports in terms of crowd attendance were Australian rules football, horse racing, rugby league, motorsports, cricket, rugby union, and soccer.So yes, you would say that rugby- although it is not the most popular sport in Australia, it is more popular than soccer.
Football meaning AFL or Soccer? Rugby League is more popular than soccer in Sydney also as well as AFL. Whole of Australia, AFL is most popular sport, and Rugby League is second and soccer is 4th just after cricket.
Australian Rugby League is most likely to be more popular because soccer is the main sport of england.