Joe Rogan | Why is it Called "Soccer" in America? w/Ian Edwards

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  • TheCatchProductions
    TheCatchProductions  20 minutes back

    “Running around biting each other’s dicks in the Scrums... “

    I find with Joe Rogan if he has some knowledge about something like DMT, Drugs, MMA, Grappling he’s ok but if he doesn’t understand he gives his opinion with the exact same confidence instead of simply saying.... I don’t know enough about this to have a meaningful opinion....

    • ramsy420
      ramsy420  52 minutes back

      Americans think noone in the US cares about soccer. But generally Americans care more about soccer than the world cares about football

      • DaYungGxD DBLVZX
        DaYungGxD DBLVZX  1 hours back

        Joe Rogan questions Everything 🤣

        • Carlos jackel
          Carlos jackel  1 hours back

          Basball is a game in england called rounders.basketball is netball.and american football is just a rip off of rugby.

          • John Ren
            John Ren  1 hours back

            Joe "let's bite each others dick" Rogan

            • Ryan Liggett
              Ryan Liggett  2 hours back

              Because Americans are retarded

              • Gerard Ryan
                Gerard Ryan  2 hours back

                Soccer comes from its official name "association football". Its called soccer in lots of countries. The story he tells about a guy picking up the ball is a story about rugby and is believed to be a myth.

                • Greg LANDRY
                  Greg LANDRY  3 hours back

                  Joe, Greg here. Try watching some American football. You don't have to touch the ball to the ground anymore to score a "touchdown." They stopped doing that around '89. That is, 1889.

                  • Chloe Morgan
                    Chloe Morgan  3 hours back

                    I went thru a phase of about 3 weeks of getting into the Joe Rogan podcast. I eventually realised he talks pure shit most of the time, please don't take anything on the show as fact. It's entertainment

                    • Chloe Morgan
                      Chloe Morgan  3 hours back

                      Err.... it's cuz americans would get mixed up with 'American football'. Same in Australia with Aussie rules football. So they call it soccer. It's known as soccer in a lot of countries...... but!...... England invented the game and they named it football. IT'S FOOTBALL. The greatest sport of all time. It unites the world

                      • Chloe Morgan
                        Chloe Morgan  3 hours back

                        Also. Soccer is an English word also. But the working class of England call it football. It's football

                    • TheMapTurtles
                      TheMapTurtles  3 hours back

                      American football already existed here so they called it soccer.

                      • AH151
                        AH151  3 hours back

                        The story about the origin of “American” football is actually true. EXCEPT it’s the story of the way that rugby originated.

                        • Storm4155
                          Storm4155  3 hours back

                          It's not football, it's gridiron. And in Australia and New Zealand they also say soccer.

                          • Nick Rog
                            Nick Rog  4 hours back

                            American Football should be called " American Fruitbowl " - bunch of rugged Nutters wrapped in hard protective Skins - any seed , nut or fruit with a shell .

                            • Thom Hardcastle
                              Thom Hardcastle  5 hours back

                              This is so cringe.

                              • DaiBenduMonk
                                DaiBenduMonk  6 hours back

                                I think everyone outside United States know that one is Football the other is Amaerican Football, nobody really knows what American Football really is, but that it is a thing.

                                • Travis Larkin
                                  Travis Larkin  7 hours back

                                  Football in the USA is called that because the shape of the ball is the same as the top of the top of your foot then ankle and shin.

                                  Soccer is a British term that they abandoned because it became too American.

                                  • BlueGoon 420
                                    BlueGoon 420  7 hours back

                                    Stick to ufc commentary joe

                                    • Sonny Singh
                                      Sonny Singh  9 hours back

                                      Joe's logic...NFL should.be called touch down....Then BJJ should be called Tap Out!

                                      • Sonny Singh
                                        Sonny Singh  9 hours back

                                        We call it soccer in Australia as well.

                                        • Freedly Beedly Boop
                                          Freedly Beedly Boop  9 hours back

                                          Sport full name is Association Football, soccer was used as a shortened version of association as there was also “rugger” as slang for Rugby football. Football became the easy use for association football as rugby became the usual shortening for the variant of football originated at rugby school. They are all codes of football, so calling it soccer or football is right.

                                          • Ryan L
                                            Ryan L  9 hours back

                                            It should be called throw the egg ball or touch some balls ball

                                            • The Bat
                                              The Bat  9 hours back

                                              Grrrr it's FOOTBALL not soccer 😤😤

                                              • hoff music
                                                hoff music  10 hours back

                                                Because your American, I mean you call a sport you play with your hands "football" 😂 surprised you didn't call soccer "handball" 😂

                                                • BazookaHDZ
                                                  BazookaHDZ  10 hours back

                                                  It’s only called soccer in America

                                                  • BazookaHDZ
                                                    BazookaHDZ  10 hours back

                                                    The yanks called it soccer because they like to make there own shit but football is the biggest sport in the world American rugby is not football

                                                    • hohaia rangi
                                                      hohaia rangi  10 hours back

                                                      Soccer is the correct name

                                                      • Aaron Wilson
                                                        Aaron Wilson  10 hours back

                                                        The story about someone picking up the ball is how they invented Rugby - not football.

                                                        • KankyKoo
                                                          KankyKoo  10 hours back

                                                          this is the dumbest JRE ive ever seen

                                                          • Darko Markovic
                                                            Darko Markovic  12 hours back

                                                            In Europe, we call your football "American football" and your soccer is football

                                                            • Marko Milosevic
                                                              Marko Milosevic  12 hours back

                                                              not just america australia and canada they say soccer as well.

                                                              • Alex
                                                                Alex  13 hours back

                                                                When the football league was created in England the game was called 'Association Football' it was occasionally abreviated to 'Assoc Football' and then abreviated again to Soccer.

                                                                • Miles .M
                                                                  Miles .M  13 hours back

                                                                  It became soccer as an abbreviation of Association Football. In the early 1900s some used the phrase “A soc”, over time this evolved into “soccer”

                                                                  • Alex Jones
                                                                    Alex Jones  15 hours back

                                                                    What about Gaelic football in Ireland?

                                                                    • Matias Herrera
                                                                      Matias Herrera  15 hours back

                                                                      Man, how in the hell you don't know anything about football. It's an universal sport

                                                                      • Ajay B
                                                                        Ajay B  15 hours back

                                                                        Touch down actually sounds better than football

                                                                        • T Bone
                                                                          T Bone  16 hours back

                                                                          Okay I can clear all this up for everybody - all these different variants of 'football' are called football because they all originated as the same primitive game that was historically played in England. Every town and region had their own rules and there was no single agreed way the game should be played. In this form it spread to other countries like USA and Australia where it evolved into the modern games known as football there. Some time in the late 19th century a bunch of dudes got together to try and codify the rules into a unified sport - from this meeting two groups diverged - association football (soccer) and rugby football (rugger). These forms of football were spread throughout the world by English immigrants.

                                                                          • Syrjun
                                                                            Syrjun  20 hours back

                                                                            We call it soccer in Australia too

                                                                            • Curtis Sawyer
                                                                              Curtis Sawyer  20 hours back

                                                                              Rugby and football were one sport, split into rugby and football in a school in rugby, England. American football its to do with the size of the ball I believe. So you call football, "soccer" to differentiate

                                                                              • Genaro Vivares
                                                                                Genaro Vivares  21 hours back

                                                                                The grave thing is that is called América instead of United States. In most América is called fútbol

                                                                                • 500sls
                                                                                  500sls  21 hours back

                                                                                  Couldnt have had a better outtro

                                                                                  • troy baker
                                                                                    troy baker  21 hours back

                                                                                    Soccer is from the soccer league in England. In England supposedly they called all sports played on your feet a version of foot something. So, this got translated I believe. There is a ball and you play in your feet. Rugby I believe in footie in the UK. The US took all these names from the uk and some got used weirdly. We call it soccer just like someone may call American football the NFL or mixed martial arts UFC or tissues Kleenex and so on

                                                                                    • The Best MMA Fighters Overviews

                                                                                      Fun Fact: Americans changed the name to soccer because they are shit at football.

                                                                                      And the English call American Football, American Football. We also have Rugby, a real man's sport

                                                                                      • raul maarcheco
                                                                                        raul maarcheco  22 hours back

                                                                                        I always asked my self the question why is called football?

                                                                                        • Thom Hardcastle
                                                                                          Thom Hardcastle  4 hours back

                                                                                          And now you know, and it's all thanks to Joe Rogan's huge depth of knowledge on the subject.

                                                                                      • JAMZYBHOY1989
                                                                                        JAMZYBHOY1989  22 hours back

                                                                                        Because you're all fucking dumb. Its Football.

                                                                                        • Norberto Lindgren
                                                                                          Norberto Lindgren  23 hours back

                                                                                          When I was a little kid growing up in Mexico City, I've lived in the US since I was six years old, we spoke of Football Americano and Football soccer. Of course, that's a mouthful so we just called it Americano for short and soccer for, obviously, soccer. No certain what they call it now.

                                                                                          • Dr Pancake Face
                                                                                            Dr Pancake Face  23 hours back

                                                                                            Its called soccer because that is what people called it to differentiate it from other similar games that were also called football. Some people made a group called the Football Association and they called their version of football Association Football. Soccer comes from the abbreviation for association and they just added the -er at the end which was common at the time. So this means that soccer it actually the real name for the game while football can mean any game involving your feet and a ball. Rugby was also called football at one point. There was also a game of football that was like soccer and rugby combined.
                                                                                            (1.) https://www.liveabout.com/who-invented-soccer-3556873#britain-is-the-home-of-soccer
                                                                                            (2.) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJsUvjcqrCI

                                                                                            • Alex Tomlinson
                                                                                              Alex Tomlinson  1 days back

                                                                                              Soccer is slang for Association (Football)