Football is the common name given to whatever form of football is most popular in that country, including Association Football (soccer), Rugby, American Football (NFL), and so on. It so happens that soccer is the football game most popular in Kerala and in many other countries.
People in England call soccer 'Football'.
Generally people just call it Soccer but some people who actually play, coach or watch a high level of Soccer/Football will call it Football.
Soccer was once called Football but now they call it soccer. But some people also use the word football when referring to soccer.
People in Mexico call it football
They don't. Although the term "soccer" originated there, most places (including the UK) simply call it football. Only in places where another type of football is popular (American football, Gaelic football, Australian rules football, etc.) is the term "soccer" used.
Only Americans call soccer...soccer! (everywhere else it is known as football)
Soccer comes from Association Football, if they just called it football then it would get mixed up with American football. Association Football is abbreviated assoc which then changed to soccer. I call it football
They can, but most people will initially think they are talking about American Football when they do.
In the USA football (NFL) is what we call American football in the UK. What is called soccer in the USA is what we call football.
foot + Ball = Football very self explanatory unlike soccer
The game of Saudi Arabia is soccer and people in Saudi call soccer football.
Americans call soccer soccer, and football football!
Football or as some people call it soccer
Football like most of the world.
their both right because U.S.A call soccer and England call football
What some people might call soccer, is called Football in England.
Since people speak Portuguese in Brazil, they call soccer players "jogadores de futebol", which literally means "players of football/soccer".
Federation International of Football Association .They call it Football because the original soccer is Football. But in America they call it soccer but its really called Football.
football was invented in England in the Middle Ages. Only Americans call it "soccer".
Well Americans are the only dreamers to call it soccer. Its called football and millions of people support it.
Brazil call it futebol, portuguese translation of football, referring to association football known in the states as soccer