Because it began as a kicking-oriented game and is one of the world's football codes, along with association football (soccer), Rugby football, Gaelic football, and Australian rules football.
Football/Soccer is called football and NFL would be called American football.
Football as in soccer is called voetbal Football as in American Football is called American Football
"American football" is what football is called in England. This is because the names "associated football" and "football" are already used for soccer.
it is not called football in the united states because we allready have a sport called football
It is pretty much called the same but traditionally called association football
In Québec, american football and canadian football are called football, while the sport with the round-shaped ball you only play with your feet is called soccer. For european francophones, soccer is called football.
In American football the score is called 'nil' or 'goal'.
when a football player drops the ball what is ti called
a football field?
It is called a kick-off in English football.
-Soccer is called "fútbol" (pronounced as football). - American football is called "fútbol americano"
a football player
a football field
football is not called the grid iron the field is the grid iron
What some people might call soccer, is called Football in England.
I don't think football pants are called anything special, just pants.
Football was formed by the sport that is called rugby.
A football is called a "pigskin".
Its called a Football Stadium.
the question should be why is football called soccer in the states? doesnt it make sense that a game played almost entirely using your feet be called football?
It is called 'futebol'