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SOCCER CLOTHING

In association football, kit (also referred to as strip or soccer uniform) is the standard equipment and attire worn by players. The sport's Laws of the Game specify the minimum kit which a player must use, and also prohibit the use of anything that is dangerous to either the player or another participant. Individual competitions may stipulate further restrictions, such as regulating the size of logos displayed on shirts and stating that, in the event of a match between teams with identical or similar colours, the away team must change to different coloured attire.
                     Footballers generally wear identifying   numbers on the backs of their shirts. Originally a team of players wore numbers from 1 to 11, corresponding roughly to their playing positions, but at the professional level this has generally been superseded by squad numbering, whereby each player in a squad is allocated a fixed number for the duration of a season. Professional clubs also …

HISTORY OF SOCCER

                    It is said that early growth of the modern soccer started in England. Some amusing facts even mention that the first ball used was the head of some Danish brigand. It is said that during medieval times, the old form of soccer used to allow many ill practices like kicking, punching, biting and gouging. The main aim was to carry the ball to a target spot.  People grew so fond of the game that they would throng the field all day long. Sometimes the competition grew fierce and masses got so wild that there were frequent incidents of violence during the game. It is also said that soldiers admired the game so much that they missed archery practice to watch it. King Edward III banned soccer in 1365 owing to the growing incidents of violence and military indulgence in the sport. In 1424 King James I of Scotland also proclaimed in the Parliament— "Na man play at the Fute-ball" (No man shall play football). Modern History of Soccer in 18th Century :- 
In 1815, a major…

TROPHIES AND CUPS

In football, there are many trophies of competitions and championships. Here is a collection of the major international competitions trophies in the world of football.
FIFA World Cup Trophy :-
  This is the biggest achievement (competition) in football internationally. It takes place every four years and 32 teams play this major event.  Trophy of world cup is :
UEFA European Championship Trophy:-
  Also known as Euro, this championship is most watched in Europe (internationally). It is held every four years (two years before the next World Cup to happen).Trophy of UEFA Championship is :-
CONMEBOL Copa América Trophy :-
  This is the main competition for the CONMEBOL internationally. It consists of all the teams in the CONMEBOL. There is no fixed interval, so it changes frequently as to when it is going to take place. Trophy of Copa América  is :-
CONCACAF Gold Cup :-
  This is the main competition in the CONCACAF region. There is no fixed interval also for this.  T…