Football is the most famous disciplineon the planet. Demand huge. Hundreds of millions of people watch matches of favorite teams. Demand rising constantly.
Of course for this discipline can make a bet at bookmakers. Shortly introduce development of football.
Development of discipline
Football originated in antiquity. Disciplines with a ball in demand among inhabitants of different countries. They were used in:
• Asian countries;
• on the Apennines.
Inhabitants of Italy improved discipline. During the Middle Ages they introduced to the world the game "Calcio". With the development of trade, it came to the United Kingdom. Love in discipline formed instantly. By Level of Interest "Calcio" beaten cricket.
Interest public appeared naturally. Game impressed with its dynamics. Passion on the court were significant. Such a scenario permitted rules of football:
1. 2 teams.
2. 25 athletes each.
3. 15 offensive players.
4. Permission to fistfights.
English created their rules. At first game didn't unify. In some places allowed to throw projectile with hands, in others it was forbidden.
The Starting attempt to standardization was made in 1846. Conditions wanted immediate response. players from several colleges entered the field on the field during the competition. Each player acted in accordance with known to himnorms. Outcome did not inspire positive development of events. However, players were fix a single regulations.
First unification became positive. Participation viewers increased. As a result in Great Britain formed the first specialized club. Team named "Sheffield". It happened in 1857.
In 1863 formed The Football Association of England. It immediately adopted a standard set of norms of football.
Over time the game developed. Created requirements for the stadium. Standardized dimensions of the gate.
Important year became 1871. At that time originated the FA Cup. Tournament - oldest in the class.
1891 - time appearances in football kick from 11 meters. However, from current this strike different. Now shoot penalties from point. Earlier penetration was done from the line.
Discipline improved. Love grew. According to the results in the 1880s, the number of teams passed over a hundred. In society began to appear rumors. Some athletes felt that certain teams give players salary. In those days disciplines could be only amateur. According to the results rules changed. They introduced a clause prohibiting athletes to receive remuneration.
Started wave slander. Lineups accused each other. Some clubs left the championship. Later norm postponed.
Growth of trade accelerated penetration of discipline to Europe. Following the results sport started regulated at the supranational level. FIFA originated in 1904. At the start association consisted of 7 countries.
Standard norms on equipment did not exist. Football Players required to wear:
• long stockings;
Normal entered later. For the first time footballers played without numbers. Notation appeared only in 1939.
Starting international tournament took place at the beginning of the last century. Football included to the Olympic Games. Participated only 3 teams.
Football flourished in the middle of the last century. On the planet started playing high class stars.