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Football: The Beautiful Game

Child playing football.
War memorial at night.

by Steve Watters

This article explores why football is so popular and gives a brief outline of its history, including how and when it was introduced to Aotearoa New Zealand.

Series: School Journal Level 2 August 2018

Learning area: English, Health and Physical Education

Curriculum level: 2

Reading year level: 4

Category: Non-fiction

Related titles: Listed in TSM

Topics: All Whites, association football, Football Ferns, Chatham Cup, football, soccer, sport

In: School Journal Level 2 August 2018

Publication date: August 2018

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