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When was the game of soccer invented?


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2009-12-03 18:59:19
2009-12-03 18:59:19 "There is documentary evidence that a a game or skill building exercise, involving kicking a ball into a small net, was used by the Chinese military during the Han Dynasty - around the 2nd and 3rd centuries BC. Earlier evidence - of a field marked out to play a ball-kicking game has been found at Kyoto, in Japan." also has an article about the history of soccer that credits the Chinese with inventing the game.


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