There are many sports in Greece like basketball and water polo but the most popular is football. Football is a team sport that you can play in a pitch, also known as a football pitch. The laws of the game set out the basic equipment which must all players have: a shirt, shorts, socks, footwear and shin pads. Goalkeepers must wear thracksuit bottoms and not only shorts like the other players. There are many football rules like players mustn’t hit the other team players because if they do it they take a penalty but generally all players must respect the other. Football is popular because we meet other people so we make new friends, we learn new things, we learn how to respect the rules and more. Generally, all people must understand that all the sports are very good for our health and that all of us must exercise often.