Bulletin of the National Library of South Africa. Jun2015, Vol. 69 Issue 1, p110-119. 10p.
The article discusses the playing of the European football, or soccer, and rugby football in the Cape Colony, SouthAfrica during the 19th century, including the development of rugby clubs. An overview of the social classes involved in rugby football and soccer, including in regard to the discrimination encountered by working class athletes, is provided.
SPORTS - CAPE of Good Hope (South Africa) -- History - SOCCER - RUGBY football -- History - ATHLETIC clubs - SOCIAL classes - NINETEENTH century - HISTORY - SOUTH Africa