It's an extraordinary challenge that could go have gone horribly wrong, but History of Soccer: The Beautiful Game is a class act. It boasts top-drawer production values, including narration by Terence Stamp, access to everybody who has really mattered in the game, ever, plus loads of famous, rare, and never-seen-before footage, each volume offering a blend of narrative, action, and illuminating interviews.
History of Football: The Beautiful Game: This series is full of footage and interviews covering every aspect of the game, but what it does do is focus quite strongly on the true history.
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Leading the Netflix series are two actors playing real people who were crucial to the development of soccer in the late 1800s.
Soccer was initiated as an organized college sport in the USA in the years following the Civil War. Princeton and Rutgers Universities engaged in the first intercollegiate soccer match Nov. 6 ...
The history of American football can be traced to early versions of rugby football and association football.Both games have their origin in multiple varieties of football played in the United Kingdom in the mid-19th century, in which a football is kicked at a goal or kicked over a line, which in turn were based on the varieties of English public school football games descending from medieval ...
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eFootball, formerly known as Pro Evolution Soccer ( PES) internationally and Winning Eleven in Japan, is a series of football simulation video games developed and published by Konami since 1995. It consists of eighteen main instalments and several spin-off style titles that have been released on many different platforms.
The history of football/soccer in England. People have been playing football for over 3,000 years. Nobody can tell where it was played for the first time. There is evidence that it was played in Japan, China, Rome and Greece. But the birthplace of modern soccer is Britain (both England and Scotland). Although it was a war game (The first football game took place in the east of England - where the locals played 'football' with the severed head of a Danish Prince they had defeated in a battle.)
The Football Men delves into the psyche behind the managers' rise to prominence; a fear of grinding poverty and a career in the mines was one key factor, as was the winning mentality forged ...