Fun Fact: When An English King Made Soccer Illegal

Fun facts about soccer

While soccer is still hugely popular in England, at one point in history it was forbidden. King Edward II issued a prohibition on the sport (known then as mob-football) because of the chaos it would often cause in the streets. Those caught would be sent to jail.

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