Cuju and Football


Cuju is an ancient game piayed by Chinese people with the feature that players using their feet to kick a leather ball,which is similar to football?    According to historical literature,this game emerged in the Warring States period (5th to 3rd century,B.C.) in linzi,the capital city of Qin Kingdom.On June 15th,2004 ,FIFA(the world's football govering body)announced to the world”football originated in Cnina”.Today the Chinese people can proudly claim that they are the inventor of the world's biggest sport.