When Was Soccer Invented?

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According to FIFA, the 'very earliest form of the game for which there is scientific evidence was an exercise of precisely this skillful technique dating back to the 2nd and 3rd centuries BC in China (the game of cuju). It is known that the earlier variations of what later became soccer were played almost 3000 years ago, but no one can really say with any certainty when or where soccer began.
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Soccer-like games existed in ancient Japan and China. Forms of soccer existed in medieval Europe, but the English standardized its rules.
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