What other sport is most similar to football?
A lot of sports have similarities to American Football. Although they are quite different, Rugby Union and Rugby League come closest.
Yes, Soccer is a real sport why wouldn't it be, that is like saying that Football is not a real sport. Soccer has always been and always will be a sport. Soccer and Football are similar sports where there are lots of running after a ball involved. They are both listed as a Sport. Yes association football, or soccer, is a sport. it is the most popular sport in the world!
The only real sport of Scottish origin is Shinty. This is similar to the Irish sport of hurling. Think of a cross between golf and football and you're begining to get there. The is not intirely popular, particuraly in central and lowland Scotland and it is played mostly in the highlands. Football (soccer) remains the most popular sport in Scotland. One other sport than Scot have proved successful at is Curling and this is played…