Who we are?
It is soccer. Elsewhere, it is called football. Whatever your preference, with estimates of more than 250 million participants across 200-plus countries, it is a game of unmatched global reach and popularity.
- Usage of the various names of association football vary among the countries
- For nearly a hundred years after it was coined, soccer was an uncontroversial alternative to football
- The term association football has never been widely used, although in Britain some clubs in rugby football