The origins of American football began in 1869. The intercollegiate football game between Rutgers and Princeton took place at Rutgers in 1869. There is no record of what player scored the first touchdown.
Lucien Laurent of France scored the first goal in World Cup history, while American goalkeeper Jimmy Douglas posted the first official " clean sheet " in the tournament.
The first goal in Flyers' history was scored by Bill Sutherland.
It was scored by a South African .
Eric Cantona who was also first ever player to score hattrick
It was a man called Sir Alfred Henrys and it was scored it 1761