Who invented soccer shoes?

Answer The soccer shoe was created by a former German factory worker named Adolf (Adi) Dassler in 1949. Dassler had a passion for designing shoes for athletes. He started his own company, which came to be... Read More »

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Why Gel Inserts for Soccer Shoes?

While there may be fewer traumatic injuries in soccer than other sports such as football and rugby, soccer is physically demanding. Common lower body injuries and inflictions are often connected to... Read More »

What are soccer shoes called?

Soccer shoes are generally known as "cleats," in the U.S. In the United Kingdom, however, they are more commonly known as "football boots." This is partially because soccer is known as football in ... Read More »

When was the soccer goal invented?

Civil engineer John Brodie invented and patented his "net pocket" after a dispute over a goal nearly turned violent near Liverpool, England. It was first used in competition in 1890, and some form ... Read More »

Who invented soccer for kids?

U.S. Youth Soccer was started in 1974. It is the largest youth sports organization in America. When it started, about 100,000 kids in the U.S. played soccer. By 2009, that figure had gone up to 3.2... Read More »