Football is any various form of a team game involving kicking (and in some cases also handling, the goalkeeper) It is very poular around the world ecpecially in places such as England. Brazil and Spain. The main aim of the sport is to score a goal in the oppositions goal and try not to conceed any. A football is always round and made out of soft plastic but early on in the olden days they used leather balls. England invented football in the mid 19th centuray Although the Chinese claim to have played football centurays earlier.