Association football (more commonly known as football or soccer) was first codified in 1863 in England, although games that involved the kicking of a ball were evident considerably earlier. A large number of football-related terms have since emerged to describe various aspects of the sport and its culture.
Association football is the official name of the sport governed by the International Federation of Association football . It is known in some parts of the world as "soccer"; a derivative of the word "association". In others, it is known simply as "football". For more information on the sport, see association football.
This category contains articles which are about words and phrases (terminology) about football (soccer). Pages in category "Football (soccer) terminology" The following 17 pages are in this category, out of 17 total.
Glossary of association football terms. Glossary of Australian rules football. Glossary of Canadian football. Glossary of Gaelic games terms. Glossary of rugby league terms. Glossary of rugby union terms. Topics referred to by the same term. This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Glossary of football terms.
Association football, more commonly known as simply football or soccer, is a team sport played with a spherical ball between two teams of 11 players.It is played by approximately 250 million players in over 200 countries and dependencies, making it the world's most popular sport.
Pages in category "American football terminology" The following 150 pages are in this category, out of 150 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().
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This is a glossary of terms used in Canadian football. The Glossary of American football article also covers many terms that are also used in the Canadian version of the game. Canadian Football League. The largest professional Canadian football league, with 9 teams split into two divisions each (West and East). Canadian Junior Football League.