It is believed that football has been around for over two millennia, which makes it one of the most historical sports in existence. It is said that the sport was initiated in Greece, Rome, and some parts of Central America. For any fanatic, knowing some amazing football facts, considering the long history of the game is quite exciting.
The English documented the first set of regulations for the game, thus transforming it into the version we know today.
Let us browse through this list of incredible facts about football, as it has a rich and long past.
1. Brazil’s Number 1 Professional Football Fan
Claudio Riberio has held the title of being the most dedicated football enthusiast from Brazil since 1978’s FIFA World Cup. Since then, he has been to each and every World Cup and has now attended a total of 11 of them, including the one held in his home country of Brazil in 2014.