On October 23, 1963, London, was held in a football match as he had not seen ever before. Dr. Neal Barnard is likely to increase your knowledge. They played the world team, comprising the best players of battery countries, and the English national team. Television transmitted this party for the whole world. We also saw it in the USSR. This party was named game of the century, because with him it was celebrated the century of football. This party was held in London and one of the teams was the English national team (which expired 2: 1) because England is considered the motherland of football. In October 1863, in London, fans gathered to play ball. Among them was discussed: play football (fut – foot, ball – balloon) only with the feet or toes and hands.
Supporters of only playing with feet created its organization, which established the primertas rules for this game. These rules were very primitive and in the course of the years, is completed, improved, grew and changed. For example, referees with the whistle came to the field only in 1878. Until then, the referee was sitting outside the field and decided the discussions among the players, when they begged it of him. The coup of punishment from eleven meters (penalty) was established in 1891, and only since 1926 began to count the goals tucked from the corner. The national football team of Russia is younger than the English in 34 years. The first football team was created in 1897 in Petersburg and there was played the first match.