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    Football: How it Began

    The history of football is generally traced back to it’s beginnings in soccer, the English game that was started in the early 1800’s.

    The college campuses of Ivy League schools all played variations of football through the mid 1800’s. Then shortly after the end of the Civil War around, some of the colleges began playing organized football. The famous Princeton University defined some of the basic rules of football and the game became patented. The first football game in college football history was played in 1869, between Princeton and Rutgers with Rutgers as the victor.

    An Introduction to London Gaelic Football

    Since the inception of GAA, gaelic football playing in London has become common. Although, the London Gaelic Football team has not won any All Ireland title, but the sport is still alive and well known in English capital. The London Gaelic football team has players from different parts of Ireland, who are based in London as well as players selected from the London Gaelic football squad from clubs across London. 

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