Who invented football?
Walter Camp, The man most responsible for the transition from this rugby-like game to the sport of football we know today was Walter Camp, known as the “Father of American Football.” As a Yale undergraduate and medical student from 1876 to 1881, he played halfback and served as team captain, equivalent to head coach at the time. (history.com)
Football is the most played and extremely popular sport in the world. Is no doubt this sport has a significant number of fans. In the world cup, all eyes are starring tv, watch streaming of the live competition of their favorite team. Some people use these advantages for gambling using the score and betting for luck but not all. The newspaper, magazines, and banners about football are over the place. The euphoria of this sport is madness and have fanatic fans from some team. Flags of various countries’ football teams are flying in one house and other flags are also flying in other houses. So exciting and tense, maybe the supporters tense more than the football team itself.
The supporters will join in the party when their favorite team wins, take to the streets, and cheer. Even though the matches were in different countries the fun seemed endless. Football enthusiasts usually come from a young age to adulthood. If you look carefully at an exciting match, it starts at the beginning of the round. Then the fun will be even more addictive when the final takes place. Football fans are willing to stay up late until the early hours because the matches take place in different parts of the country. And it is not a problem to be able to watch and support their favorite team compete.
It is not uncommon for them to put out a TV or turn on a projector with a big screen to watch with friends or fellow football lovers. Football unites everything and provides its own excitement even with people who are not football lovers and don’t understand football, but they still join in and end up liking football. It was so much fun and made us join in the excitement of the match atmosphere. We screamed and people screamed when the goal happened and it was crazy. People will jump, dancing, and do some crazy thing.
What if a world without football would have been so boring and empty. I’m a football lover are you too? I believe the answer is yes.