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18/07/2018

Why Uruguay team has 4 stars on his jersey ?

The Uruguay football team plays with 4 stars on his jersey, 2 more than his 2 titles won in the Football World Cup since its creation in 1930....

28/06/2018

The 6 forgotten minutes of Argentina-France at the 1930 World Cup

At the 1930 World Cup in Uruguay, the first Argentina-France match in history took place in two stages, the referee having whistled the end of...

22/06/2018

Leônidas, star of the 1938 World Cup

Brazilian striker Leônidas da Silva was the star of the 1938 World Cup in France, scoring 7 goals during the competition and making an...

15/06/2018

Evolution of leather football

Made from a leather structure surrounding a rubber bladder in the 1800s, the making of the soccer ball evolves throughout the twentieth...

12/06/2018

Arsenio Erico, maximo goleador of Argentinian championship

Top scorer in the history of the Argentinian championship, Arsenio Erico is a South American football legend who, despite an outstanding...

11/06/2018

The horsehair padding of boxing gloves

From ancient times to the present day, horsehair has always been used as protection in fighters' boxing gloves. Padding that allows for a...