In most of the world. When you say the word "football" people you are referring to soccer, the sport more popular and more common in the world, but football began to more interest from abroad to create. National Football League actively promotes American football overseas, sending players as ambassadors and holding pre-season games in Europe, Mexico and Japan. The games are broadcast in many countries and the Super Bowl is broadcast in almost every country in the world.
Football is in almost all continents, including North and South America played, Asia, Europe and Pacific nations. The International Football Association is the official international governing body of football and supervised 45 member business organizations. Since 1999, the International Football Association also sponsored a World Cup with Japan award in 1999 and 2003.
Football is also in popularity in Mexico, where many families are able to see matches on U.S. television has grown. It has an interest in American football in Mexico, the NFL opened an office in Mexico City in 1997 to the development of the fans, marketing, public relations and to monitor events. NFL should also publishes a Spanish language on the Internet at the Mexican fans.
American football is gaining popularity in Europe. In 1991, assisted the National Football League is a league called the World League European Cup. This led to the NFL Europe, a six-team league, which serves as a spring league team for the development of the National Football League in the United States. Five of the NFL Europe are in Germany and one in Holland. National Football League, not only with the NFL Europe to develop new players, but also developing and testing new rules and regulations.
Football has always been popular in Canada, while Canada has its own Canadian Football League, played with slightly different rules football. However, continue to reach the National Football League to Canadian fans. Super Bowl XL in Detroit instead, just over the border from the Canadian city of Windsor of the National Football League has special events specifically for Canadian fans, including a special train with the Canadian fans to Windsor to have the game on a field. National Football League published a website for the Canadian fans who were born focused on the progress and statistics of players in Canada.