Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport playedbetween two teams of eleven players using a spherical ball and is the most popular sport in the world.
The game is played on a rectangular grassor artificial field, with a goal in the centre of each of the short ends. The object of the game is to score by driving the ball into theopposing goal. The goalkeepers are the only players allowed using their hands or arms to catch the ball; the rest of the team usually use theirfeet to kick the ball to the goal, they also use their torso or head to intercept a ball in midair. The team that scores the most goals by theend of the match wins (90 minutes divided in 2 parts of 45 minutes each one)
Now I am going to talk about the positions of the players andthe movements:
They are three main categories apart from the goalkeeper: -Forwards; -Defense; -Midfielders
The forwards main task is toscore goals one of the most known is Henry
The defense specialize in preventing their opponents from scoring Puyol
The midfielders dispossessthe opposition and keep possession of the ball in order to pass it to the forwards on their team One known is Xavi, Lampard
The goalkeepershave to catch the ball preventing the ball to enter to his goal, because that’s a goal for the enemy team. One of the most known is Cech.