Know Your Football History | Chicken Newspaper for Children
Think you know your football history? Think again! This sport was alive and kicking way before the English Premier League or the Italian Serie A. Over 3000 years ago, Mesoamerican people played a team game involving a ball which was made out of a rock. The ball symbolised the sun and the captain of the losing team was be sacrificed to the gods! You can image that the games were quite exciting. The earliest version of soccer is from China in the second century BC. It was called Tsu' Chu. Players kicked a leather ball filled with feathers and hair through an Read more