Cool and interesting facts about Football game in real life
The world is full of sports as there are a variety of sports which are having a huge fan following worldwide. But there are no other sports like football.As football is amongst one of the universally played games in the world.
Today you will find a football club at every corner of every country. There are billions of football fans worldwide and there are many big giant football clubs in England and Spain who has been running for more than 100 years as these football clubs have been able to set bench marks and have raised the standard of playing football over the years. Here are some of the facts about football
The game of football has been oriented from the china. The game has been knowing as cuju in the recent times around 2nd and 3rd B.C. later the game was named officially as football on a worldwide basis. After the sports become popular in other countries than China
First football match
The first football match which was telecasted to the audience on television is a friendly match between the famous English club Arsenal and Arsenal reserves in 1937. Therefore, The matched ended with a score of 1-1.
Greatest goal scoring rate in the game
If you are thinking the name of Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo. Then you will be disappointed as Fernando Peyroteo, a Portuguese striker from 1930 to 1950 has maintained a goal-scoring rate of 1.6 per game. Whereas the Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have maintained a goal-scoring rate of 0.69 and 0.89 respectively.
The whole team died on the pitch
You have heard many incidence about the footballer death on the pitch. But what if I tell you that the whole team died on the ground. There was 11 men team playing a match was killed by the lighting during the start of kickoff and the amazing fact is that the opponent team players remained unharmed. The incidence happened in 1998.
Most fit athletes
Footballer has been knowing as one of the fittest athletes. We all know that football is the game of running as we have seen footballers like Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo running magical with the ball. On an average, a footballer run more than 9.3 miles which is equivalent to 15km of distance.
- Most watched game
We all know that football is amongst one of the most popular games in the world. but do you know this fact the football is amongst the “most watched and played games in the world”. As one of the biggest rivalry matches between Barcelona and Real Madrid get an average top rating of 400 million. Hence,This stats is enough to showcase the popularity of the game.
First goalkeeper to win golden ball
We all know that the golden ball has always been a title which has been by the striker. But you would be amazed to know this fact that the golden ball award has also won by a goalkeeper Oliver Kahn due to 2002 world cup incredible performance
Fastest red card
We have seen many footballers getting the red card in the starting of the game. But do know which is one of the fastest red card received by any footballer. As the lee todd become the fastest player to receive the red card in the as in just 2 seconds.
Youngest player to win world cup
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