Brits coined the term soccer in the late 1800s to refer to Association Football, the sport we now know as soccer/football. “Soccer” was picked as a way to differentiate from another kind of football—Rugby Football.Jun 16, 2014
|Rugby union in the United States|
|First played||1875, Boston–McGill v. Harvard|
Despite the group's short initial lifespan, their self-titled debut album became one of the most acclaimed emo and math rock records of its era. American Football (band)
|American Football performing in 2017|
|Origin||Urbana, Illinois, U.S.|
|Genres||Midwest emo math rock post-rock|
While it may not be apparent in the United States, association football (soccer) is the most popular sport in the world. Most Popular Sport By Country 2021.