Have players wear same color uniforms no numbers or names required. Have your players bring alternate color just in case two teams are the same. Goalies should have opposite color of the field players. Indoor or tennis shoes are best. Outdoor rubber cleats will be allowed.
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Thursday, 20 December A few copies are still available to those who are interested. Contact the Club secretary at ben. Allowing for the fact that these comments were made during a period when the Club was acquitting itself well in the Lancashire Amateur League, and allowing that sentiments are a little fulsome, there is a considerable amount of truth in the reports.
Europe England and Scotland had the first leagues, but clubs sprang up in most European nations in the s and s, enabling these nations to found their own leagues. Many Scottish professional players migrated south to join English clubs, introducing English players and audiences to more-advanced ball-playing skills and to the benefits of teamwork and passing. Itinerant Scots were particularly prominent in central Europe. The interwar Danubian school of football emerged from the coaching legacies and expertise of John Madden in Prague and Jimmy Hogan in Austria.
Terminology[ edit ] In the United States, the sport of association football is mainly referred to as "soccer", as the term "football" is primarily used to refer to the sport of American football. History of soccer in the United States Beginnings and decline: It has long been held that the modern game entered the States through Ellis Island in the s. However, research has shown that soccer entered America through the port of New Orleans , as Irish, English, Scottish, Italian and German immigrants brought the game with them.