Every year in Florence, Italy a massive tournament takes place called Torneo dei Quattro Quartieri (Tournament of the Four Neighborhoods). The tournament is settled playing an ancient sport named “Calcio Storico”.
Calcio Storcio is very similar to present-day soccer. The game takes place on a square-shaped field, with the players running around trying to throw the ball into the opposing teams goals.
The rules, There are 27 players on each team and they’re open to use Greco-Roman wrestling techniques, rugby-style tackles and even Pure Boxing.
Check out this insane footage from the 2014 tournament.