Interesting facts

Chinese “Ts’u Chu“– the BC football

Photo: football-origins, citethis-forme, chine-info Chinese Ts’u Chu was originally a military exercise, but during the reign of the Han dynasty it became a court game. At the Emperor’s Court there was a specially arranged field with six goals, which had a semi-moon shape, on both sides. Several centuries later, during the Tang dynasty, Ts’u Chu […]

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Cambridge Rules, the first rules of football

Photo: cambridgeshires-collection During the 19th century, many English schools started to play a team game where players hit the ball just with their feet. Each school had its own rules for this game, which resulted in constant disagreements when playing teams from different schools. Soon there was a need to establish the first rules of […]