Friday, July 24, 2009
football is a game played widely.
football is played at a professional level all over the world. Millions of people regularly go to football stadiums to follow their favourite teams. it has fans all over the world.he game is played on a grassy field usually 120 yd by 75 yd (110 m by 70 m). Centered on each end line is a goal, 8 yd (7.3 m) wide by 8 ft (2.4 m) high, backed with netting. A team consists of eleven players—traditionally a goalkeeper, two fullbacks, three halfbacks, and five forwards. Recent variants on these positions include the striker, a forward who remains close to the opponents' goal, and the sweeper, a roving defender.A number of players may be replaced by substitutes during the course of the game. It has many die hard fans around the world. The maximum number of substitutions permitted in most competitive international and domestic league games is three, though the permitted number may vary in other competitions or in friendly matches.it is also known as soccer. Common reasons for a substitution include injury, tiredness, ineffectiveness, a tactical switch, or time wasting at the end of a finely poised game.
In standard adult matches, a player who has been substituted may not take further part in a match