Interesting Facts:

— The very first game of basketball was played with a soccer ball.

— The World's First Football Club was the English Sheffield Football Club. It was founded in 1857 by Colonel Nathaniel Cresswick and Major William Priest, two British Army officers.

— European Teams have reached every World Cup final, except for the finals of 1930 and 1950.

— The highest scoring game was clocked 149-0. Stade Olympique de L’emyrne, a team from Madagascar scored their own goals. They did it as a form of protest for the unfair decision by referee in the previous game.

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