Football commonly known as soccer, is a sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball. It is played by 250 million players in over 200 countries, making it the world’s most popular sport. The game is played on a rectangular field with a goal at each end. The main objective of the player is to make goal by using any part of the body except arms.
In North America,It is most commonly played in Mexico but it is not dominated game in the US and Canada.In South America, it is most favorite game of people of Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Ecuador,Paraguay and Uruguay.In European Countries, especially in England, Spain, Germany,France and Italy, Turkey and Russia people are very crazy for this game. Many big and rich clubs are founded in domestic league of these countries of Europe. European countries where it is not famous are Ireland, Wales, Austria, Switzerland, Sweden, Finland and Estonia. In Asia it’s growing and is only popular in Japan and Korea. It is also famous in most African countries. Mali and Zambia are more occupied by soccer players.Let take a look of Soccer world popularity Map.Right click On The image and click “view Image” to enlarge image.