Football is the word given to a number of similar team sports, all of which involve kicking a ball with the foot in an attempt to score a goal. The most popular of these sports worldwide is association football, more commonly known as just "football" or "soccer". The English language word "football" is also applied to "gridiron football", Australian football, Gaelic football, rugby football, and related games. Each of these codes is referred to as "football". Good luck, it is testing your skill!