the first modern game of football was played in 1887, with teams England and Scotland competing. Before that, and during the Tudor times, football was a bloody and gruesome game, and many people were seriously injured whilst playing.
Actually it was Princeton against Rutgers in 1886 When Rutgers won 53-15
1869 was the first intercollegiate football game.
The Arena Football League was first started from an idea of an indoor football game. The first game was played in 1987. The first test game was played in Rockford Illinois.
The first college football game was played in 1869 between Rutgers and Princeton. The first NFL game was played in 1920 between Dayton and Columbus.
about the 1920
The military bases played the game first.
A man named Jason Teague played the first real game of football in Antarctica in the year of 1987.
Princeton and Yale played in that first game.
The first American football game was a college game played in 1869. The National Football League was established in 1920.
As far as the NFL goes, the first game was played in Dayton, Ohio on October 3, 1920 Pennsylvania (this is true! It is not Ohio!) The first American football game that used players that were paid for playing was played in Pennsylvania in 1892. The first NFL game was played in Ohio in 1920.
The first indoor football game was played on December 18, 1932 between the Chicago Bears and the Portsmouth Spartans at Chicago Stadium in Chicago. Click on the 'First Indoor Football Game' link on this page to learn more about it.
Cincinnati Ohio, 1906
The 'Laws of the game' for Assosiation football (Soccer) were wrote by the Football Association in 1863. The first ever soccer match was played on Barnes common at Mortlake, London on 19th December 1863. The game was played between Barnes football club and Richmond football club. The game ended 0-0
The Wildcats played their first college football game in 1881. They didn't play again until 1890 and have played football since, except for 1943.
The 2010 game will be the 83rd game in the series with the first game played in 1904.
"if you are talking about AFL football then Afl is older then soccer The first game if soccer was played in 1872, November 30th The first game of football was played in 1858, August 7th" WRONG. The dates are right, officially, but the actual game of Association Football (Soccer) is far older, the OFFICIAL rules were made during this period; and although the first official game of American Football was played "first", American Football is actually a VARIATION of Association Football AND Rugby Football. So how can it be OLDER if it's based on Association Football? Foolish child.
According to the National Football Hall of Fame. The first game was played in 1892 in Pittsburg, PA. This is the first recorded evidence that one of the players (Heffelfinger) was paid $500 to play the game.
Rutgers and Princeton played what is regarded as the first college football game in 1869.
The football game is going to be played in America.