In addition to the National Football League, there are three additional major professional football leagues worldwide: the Arena Football League, Canadian Football League and United Football League. In addition, there ar... More »

There are 21 professional soccer leagues around the world. The biggest of these is the International Football League, which bases participation on a per-country basis. More »

Barclays Premier League is a professional British football (soccer) league that includes teams such as Arsenal, Manchester United, Aston Villa, Liverpool, Manchester City and Blackburn Rovers. These teams, known as clubs... More »

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As of 2014, there are approximately 1,696 players in the United States' National Football League (NFL) and 265,000,000 players in the World Football League. The total number of active players per season varies depending ... More »

Some tackle football leagues include the National Football League, the Canadian Football League and the Arena Football League. While NFL and CFL only slightly differ in field size and rules, the AFL features a reduced nu... More »

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Although it is difficult to make comparisons between different players and leagues, most experts would regard Edson Arantes do Nascimento, popularly known as Pelé, as the top goal scorer in football history with 1,279 go... More »

Generally, in football, stars are worn around the crest of the jersey to indicate championships won in different leagues. In the case of the Manchester United football club, however, the three stars were added in 1997 as... More »