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Football is the most famous disciplinein the world. Demand massive. Millions of fans follow matches of idols. Demand growing planned.

Of course for the specified sport can make a bet at bookmakers. Shortly introduce history of football.

Development of discipline

Football appeared in antiquity. Games with a ball were popular among inhabitants of many states. They were applied in:
• Asian countries;
• Ancient Greece;
• on the Apennines.
Inhabitants of Italy improved sport. In the 16th century they introduced to the world the game "Calcio". With the growth trade relations, it came to the United Kingdom. Interest in discipline formed instantly. By Popularity "Calcio" beaten cricket.

Severe discipline

Interest among viewers appeared not by chance. Game captivated with its dynamics. Battles on the field were serious. Such a scenario permitted rules of football:
1. 2 squads.
2. 25 people each.
3. 15 offensive players.
4. Right to fight.
English made own rules. At first game didn't unify. In some places allowed to throw ball with hands, in others it was forbidden.
The Starting attempt to unification was made in 1846. Cases wanted momentary response. Representatives from different colleges entered the field on the field during the competition. Each athlete worked in accordance with acceptednorms. Outcome did not inspire optimism. However, athletes were create a single set of rules.
First standardization became positive. Participation public intensified. According to the results in England formed the first specialized club. Team renamed "Sheffield". It happened in 1857.
After 6 years appeared The Football Association of England. It immediately adopted a single set of rules of football.

Phased improvement

Over time the game developed. Created requirements for the stadium. Standardized dimensions of the gate.
Important year is 1871. Then originated the FA Cup. Championship - oldest in the world.
1891 - year appearances in football penalty. However, from current this standard different. Today take penalties from point. Earlier moment was done from the line.
Discipline improved. Interest grew. As a result in the 1880s, the number of clubs exceeded 100 pieces. In society began to appear speculations. Many athletes felt that certain teams pay members incentives. In those days sports could be only amateur. As a result rules changed. They introduced a clause prohibiting players have a salary.
Began wave denunciations. Lineups accused each other. Some clubs left the championship. After time norm postponed.

International development

Growth of trade increased penetration of discipline to other countries. Following the results game became regulated at the supranational level. FIFA originated in 1904. At first organization included 7 countries.
Unified norms clothing was. Football Players required to wear:
• headdress;
• boots;
• long stockings;
• pants.

Standard entered later. Initially athletes played without numbers. They appeared only in 1939.
First international championship took place at the beginning of the last century. Discipline added to the Olympic Games. Participated total 3 teams.
Football flourished in the middle of the last century. On the planet started playing Pele, Yashin and other players.