Football History

Some articles on football history, football:

Henlopen Conference - Football - Football History
... Since 1969, teams in the Henlopen Conference have won a total of 22 state football championships ...
Mardyke - Football History
... The Mardyke was formerly the chief venue for football in Cork, and home to Cork United F.C. ... A crowd of 18,000 watched a friendly match in 1939 between Ireland and Hungary, the first international played by the FAI outside Dublin ...
Subdivisions Of Hungary - Culture - Sport
... See also Hungary national football team Hungary has remarkable football history, having won three Olympic titles, finishing runners-up in the 1938 and ... the sport in the 1950s, laying the tactical fundamentals of Total Football and dominating international football with the remarkable Golden Team which ... side of that era has the all-time highest Football Elo Ranking in the world, with 2166, and one of the longest undefeated runs in football history, remaining unbeaten in 31 games, spanning over ...
Kuwaiti Premier League - The Glamarous 1980s - Al-Arabis Resurrection
... The 1980s was filled with glamour, not just in football but in the whole country overall ... Al-Arabi became the first team to win a major international football event, in its debut season ... As a Scotsman, many modern-day football analysts look back at the 1980s golden years and compare Dave Mackay to his compatriot Sir Alex Ferguson of Manchester United ...
Timeline Of Association Football - 2000s
2000 in football France win their second European Championship title after beating Italy 2–1, with a golden goal in extra time First FIFA Club World Cup, won by Sport Club Corinthians ... a one-off award created by FIFA to decide the greatest football player of the 20th century, was awarded to Pele and Diego Maradona, shared the two men are both officially. 2001 in football Real Madrid sign playmaker Zinedine Zidane of Juventus in a world record transfer fee of 72 million euros Colombia won the 40th edition of Copa América, held in Colombia ...

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