Rhett Lewis

Rhett is an Australian-born, globe trotter who is a UEFA 'A' Licence Soccer Coach. With his family, he has traveled and coached soccer in more than 30 countries, while attending World Cups, European Championships, and some of the biggest local derbies in the world!

Andres-Iniesta-Spanish-Soccer-Player

Andres Iniesta: One Of FC Barcelona Greatest Midfield Players

One can only truly appreciate art once it’s been finished, but as Andres Iniesta applies the final touches to his magnificent body of work, let’s take a moment to acknowledge the man behind the craft. Dedication From An Early Age …

Andres Iniesta: One Of FC Barcelona Greatest Midfield Players Read More »

We aim for accuracy and fairness in everything we do. We'd like to hear from you if you see anything wrong! Click here to contact us! The content on The History Of Soccer is reviewed and updated regularly to make sure it is accurate and up to date.

N’Golo Kanté is the best defensive midfielder that the english premiership has seen

N’Golo Kanté:The Unheralded But Indispensable

N’Golo Kanté rarely gets mentioned in the same breath as Kevin De Bruyne and Kylian Mbappé. As is the case with most defensive midfielders, Kanté often goes unnoticed, but he is arguably one of the complete players of the last …

N’Golo Kanté:The Unheralded But Indispensable Read More »

We aim for accuracy and fairness in everything we do. We'd like to hear from you if you see anything wrong! Click here to contact us! The content on The History Of Soccer is reviewed and updated regularly to make sure it is accurate and up to date.

Pierluigi-Collina-famous-soccer-referee

Pierluigi Collina: Voted Best Referee Of The Year Six Times

Let’s admit it. It takes a special kind of mentality like Pierluigi Collina to referee football at the highest level. Enforcing the soccer laws of the game and managing players’ tempers while keeping up with play for 90 nonstop minutes …

Pierluigi Collina: Voted Best Referee Of The Year Six Times Read More »

We aim for accuracy and fairness in everything we do. We'd like to hear from you if you see anything wrong! Click here to contact us! The content on The History Of Soccer is reviewed and updated regularly to make sure it is accurate and up to date.

Atalanta playing in champions league and celebrating a goal

Atalanta: La Dea’s Rise to The European Darling

A small club from a working-class city in northern Italy captured the imagination last season. Atalanta’s high-scoring habit has been a breath of fresh air in the typically defensive Serie A. Rebuilding Hailing from Bergamo, Lombardy, Atalanta has always been …

Atalanta: La Dea’s Rise to The European Darling Read More »

We aim for accuracy and fairness in everything we do. We'd like to hear from you if you see anything wrong! Click here to contact us! The content on The History Of Soccer is reviewed and updated regularly to make sure it is accurate and up to date.

La-Masia-de-Can-Planes

La Masia: A Hollow Shell Of A Formerly Great Institution

FC Barcelona was once the ideal club, successful both on the pitch and off it. In many ways, it wasn’t just a mere club, but more than that. Yet after years of mismanagement, the ostensibly epicurean squandering of money, and …

La Masia: A Hollow Shell Of A Formerly Great Institution Read More »

We aim for accuracy and fairness in everything we do. We'd like to hear from you if you see anything wrong! Click here to contact us! The content on The History Of Soccer is reviewed and updated regularly to make sure it is accurate and up to date.

Girl controlling a soccer ball

France Women’s Soccer: Becoming The New Powerhouse In Europe

The USA has enjoyed a place in the sun for much of women’s soccer history, but its dominance may come under threat now that the rest of the world, mainly the France women’s soccer scene, is catching up. The game …

France Women’s Soccer: Becoming The New Powerhouse In Europe Read More »

We aim for accuracy and fairness in everything we do. We'd like to hear from you if you see anything wrong! Click here to contact us! The content on The History Of Soccer is reviewed and updated regularly to make sure it is accurate and up to date.

jamaican womens soccer team team picture

Jamaica Women’s Soccer Team: The Fight For Acceptance

Adversity breeds resilience, and there is no better example of that than the Jamaica women’s soccer team. After folding not once but twice, they rose from the ashes to become the first Caribbean nation to qualify for a FIFA Women’s …

Jamaica Women’s Soccer Team: The Fight For Acceptance Read More »

We aim for accuracy and fairness in everything we do. We'd like to hear from you if you see anything wrong! Click here to contact us! The content on The History Of Soccer is reviewed and updated regularly to make sure it is accurate and up to date.

Gianluigi Buffon giving a thumbs up to juventus fans

Gigi Buffon: Italian Goalkeeper Wants To Play Until Age 55

Due to his longevity and consistency, Gigi Buffon is widely regarded as one of the greatest goalkeepers of all time. He is still going strong at 44 years of age. (He will be 45 years old on January 28, 2023) …

Gigi Buffon: Italian Goalkeeper Wants To Play Until Age 55 Read More »

We aim for accuracy and fairness in everything we do. We'd like to hear from you if you see anything wrong! Click here to contact us! The content on The History Of Soccer is reviewed and updated regularly to make sure it is accurate and up to date.

Goalkeeper getting ball out of soccer net

The Beautiful Game: How The Game Of Football Will Evolve

“Of the three ingredients that the beautiful game of soccer offers, the most essential to its success is neither the ball nor the players but the flag. “Soccer captures “the clan (football club), the temple (the stadium), the war (the …

The Beautiful Game: How The Game Of Football Will Evolve Read More »

We aim for accuracy and fairness in everything we do. We'd like to hear from you if you see anything wrong! Click here to contact us! The content on The History Of Soccer is reviewed and updated regularly to make sure it is accurate and up to date.

Real Sociedad Young Roster Playing In Europa League

Real Sociedad: The Young Team Taking Spain by Storm

While the big clubs in La Liga have been plagued by inconsistency recently, one team has taken full advantage of the situation. Real Sociedad finished the 2020/21 season in 5th position, qualifying for the Europa League. La Real’s sudden ascent …

Real Sociedad: The Young Team Taking Spain by Storm Read More »

We aim for accuracy and fairness in everything we do. We'd like to hear from you if you see anything wrong! Click here to contact us! The content on The History Of Soccer is reviewed and updated regularly to make sure it is accurate and up to date.

Scroll to Top