The History Of Soccer

  • The first international soccer match

    The first international soccer match
    The first official international football match was played, between the national teams of Scotland and England, played in Glasgow Scotland. The game was played on 30 November 1872, and finished with a 0-0 draw.
  • The first international match outside of Great Britain

    The first international match outside of Great Britain
    The first international match played by teams outside of Great Britain was between USA and Canada, played in Newark and ended with Canada winning 1-0.
  • Soccer played in the Olympics for the first time

    Soccer played in the Olympics for the first time
    Soccer debuted at the 1908 olympics
  • The first World Cup

    The first World Cup
    In 1930, The Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) held soccer's first World Cup tournament in Montevideo, Uruguay, with 13 teams
  • The Cancellation of two World Cups

    The Cancellation of two World Cups
    In 1942 the World Cup was cancel cause of WW2 and also four years later the 1946 world Cup was cancel due to the aftermath of WW2
  • The best goalkeeper

    The best goalkeeper
    Iev Yashin was one of the best keepers back then he saved 150
  • The beginning of the UEFA European Cup

    The beginning of the UEFA European Cup
    Is the tournament that decides who's the best team in Europe
  • FIFA Balllon D'or

    FIFA Balllon D'or
    Is an award giving to the best player that did excellent in last season
  • Pele

    Pele
    Pele is the best player in the world. He won three World cups with Brazil and won two Copa Libertadores and still holds his record for scoring 1281 goals in 1363 games played.
  • Copa Libertadores

    Copa Libertadores
    The Copa Libertadores is a popular cup that takes place in South America itsn like a big tournament like The Champions in Europe.
  • Concacaf

    Concacaf
    Is a big tournament for the Central Americsn teams and the some Mexican teams and the American teams
  • The best midfielder

    The best midfielder
    Johan Cruyff was one of the best mid's of all time. He was a great footballer but his one of the best football players that hasn't won the World Cup.
  • Golden Boot

    Golden Boot
    This award is giving to the top scorer of all european leagues
  • The first World Cup in Mexico

    The first World Cup in Mexico
    This was Mexico's first World Cup as a host
  • The best defender

    The best defender
    Franz Beckenbauer is one of the best defenders of all time. HIs best match was against Netherlands in the 1974 marking and doing a good job of controlling and stoing Johan Cruyff.
  • Mexico's best player

    Mexico's best player
    Hugo Sanchez was the best mexican player of all time,but his best time was when he was playing for Real Madrid
  • The first World Cup for women's

    The first World Cup for women's
    This World Cup was hosted in China wtih only 12 teams
  • Golden Glove Award

    Golden Glove Award
    This award goes to the best goal keeper in the World Cup
  • Xavi

    Xavi
    Xavi is the best midfielder along with his teamate Iniesta
  • Iker Casillas

    Iker Casillas
    His one of the best goalkeepers of modern football
  • Ronaldinho

    Ronaldinho
    His football skills are amazing and he has scored goals that are unforgiveble
  • Iniesta

    Iniesta
    His one of the best players in the world. Him and his teamate Xavi are the best and they both have great ball control
  • Cristiano Ronaldo

    Cristiano Ronaldo
    Today his one of the best players in the world. His big competion is Messi
  • Philipp Lahm

    Philipp Lahm
    His one of the best defenders of the modern football he has teached us that defenders can score wonderful goals
  • Lionel Messi

    Lionel Messi
    Lionel Messi is the best footballer in the world he has one four ballon d ' or
  • The most watched World Cup

    The most watched World Cup
    The World Cup final between Italy and France it was great matched that 715.1 million people watched it
  • Gareth Bale

    Gareth Bale
    Gareth Bale is becoming one of the best players he is young and has great future ahead of him
  • Neymar

    Neymar
    Neymar is one of the players that has so much talent his skills are amazing
  • Thibaut Courtois

    Thibaut Courtois
    Thibaut Courtois is destent to become the best goalkeeper in the world.
  • FIFA Puskas Award

    FIFA Puskas Award
    This award goes to male or a female to who ever scored the most beautiful goal of the year