Football came first as Rugby came from a cheater who played football in a pe lesson and picked up the ball, in a English town called rugby.
Rugby starting concept 1823 American Football in 1865
Gaelic football was first codified in 1887 rugby football league goes back to 1895
Football didnt have any sport come from it however, Football came from a sport known as rugby.
No, peewee football came much later. 1879 the coach at Yale Walter Camp made football from the game of rugby.
Soccer became Rugby that became American Football.
The first form of the football was the English Rugby's ball.
England won the football world cup first. They won it in 1966, and the Rugby World Cup in 2003.
Football was the first US sport to be televised in the UK. It came only two weeks after the first rugby game was broadcast.
It originally came from football's ancestor, rugby. In order to score in rugby, you must "touch" the ball "down" in the tri zone. It can be assumed that is where the name came from
England it was first thought of in a school called rugby were a boy playing football chucked the football to his mate.
Rugby and American football are two completely different games. Americans refer to rugby as rugby, and American football as football.
1823 but it was not formalised as the Rugby Football Union until 1870
Yes the name for the sport rugby came from the place (Rugby School) where the sport was first played
football was a sport with many variations, each school had there own version of football, oxford football, cambridge football, ect. rugby football was football from rugby school in the town of rugby, when students went to university after they left school they took their versions of rugby with them and rugby came out of this, this was back in the 1850's when this happened and from there the sport of rugby football spread to different countries, the split between the two codes came in the early 20th centuary when workers who played rugby football demanded pay for broken time when playing rugby football when they could of been at work earning money, many clubs wanted to stay amature as a game but some clubs resisted and split from the rest to form the northen leage, this became rugby league. the rugby union stayed amature untill 1995 when the game turned proffessional as it was attracting a worldwide audience and it couldn't stay amatue.. there is your basic history of rugby any questions?
Rugby originated from soccer (football)
No. Rugby is refered to as Rugby or Rugby Football. The latter being the name of the game in its earliest years when the Rugby game was derived from football (soccer)
No. Gaelic Football and Rugby football are completely different sports.
Rugby is younger than football.