Association Football (aka Soccer) was invented in England.
1863 - the year the Football Association was formed.
In 1863,at Cambridge University, a group of Englishmen formed the Football Association and invented the modern game of soccer.
'Soccer' comes from the word 'association'. The 'Football Association' was formed in England to administer the Sport. It was an association of Football clubs. The game they administered became known as 'Association Football' to differentiate it from 'Rugby Football' which was also invented in the 19th Century.
Football invented in England 1863 by the English Football Association, was created to have sporting rivalry between competing cities, villages, towns.
Whether you are referring to American Football or Association Football, the answer is no. Dr. James Naismith invented the sport of basketball in 1891, the sport of American Football was introduced 2 years earlier in 1889, and Association Football (or soccer) came about approximately half a century before that.
The Football Association founded in 1863 was only ever set up to govern Association football in England. FIFA founded 1904 was set up as a single regulatory body for all countries after association football gained international popularity.
In 1863,at Cambridge University, a group of Englishmen formed the Football Association and invented the modern game of football.
The Scottish Junior Football Association is the biggest football association in Scotland. The football association was founded in 1886 and still exists this very day.
is a series of association football games Federation International Football Association FIFA is the international football association
It's from the word 'association' as in 'football association.'It originated in England with Association Football.