History of the Game

History of the Game

Assignment #2



For this assignment, you are expected to research the history of Soccer, or Football as it is called in many other parts of the world. Your response should be in paragraph form. You may use the questions provided below to guide your response, but please do not answer with bullet points.



This assignment should be completed in Times New Roman, 12 pt. font, and should be between 500 and 750 words.


Guiding Questions

  1. When did the sport start?
  2. Where did the sport start?
  3. When/where did formal competition begin?
  4. Are there different versions of this sport?
  5. How is this game similar to other sports? (Such as basketball, hockey, American football, etc.)
  6. How is it different from those sports?


Grading Criteria

This Assignment will be graded on:

  1. Completeness (font, word count, etc.)
  2. Grammar
  3. Content (answering the questions)
  4. Accuracy