Football is a game played with a ball between two teams of eleven players each. The object of the game is scoring the ball into the opposing goal .The team that scores the most goals by the end of the match wins the match.
Football is the most popular sport in Spain.
Each team is, at once, a defender team and an attacking team.
LAWS OF THE GAME (RULES)
The referee decides about the rules of the game.
– Nobody can touch the ball with the hands.
– Tripping an opponent
– Pushing an opponent.
States of play: ball in play and ball out of play.
The goal has two posts and one bar.
There are two touchlines or sidelines and two goal lines (the shorter boundaries).
There are two penalty areas
2 periods of 45 minutes each (half-halves) and a 15 minute break
Attacker or strikers or forwards
All of them can be central, left and right.
Kick the ball
Score a goal.
Pass the ball to a teammate.
Obstruct the opponent player
Head the ball
Take a penalty
Take a shot.
Shoot the ball against the wall.
Dribbling the ball around-past opponents.
Control the ball
Intercept a pass, a ball,…
Tackle the opponent.
To get clear, to distance oneself from…, to sake off one,s attacker