Sunday, February 19, 2017

FIFA World Cup Winner List (Previous Winner)

FIFA World Cup Winner List (Previous Winner)- FIFA World Cup is a quadrennial international football tournament. It is contested among the men’s national teams of the member association of international federation of association football, popularly known as FIFA. The matches of the Cup are scheduled to take place from 14 June to 15 July, 2018. The name of Russia as a host country became final by and large after the country got the hosting right of the Confederations Cup, 2017. However, the right to host was awarded to Russia on 02 December, 2010. This Cup is important for a number of reasons. This is the first World Cup that is going to be held in Eastern Europe. No Word Cup event has been organized in the European countries since 2006 and that has made this Cup more heartening for the Euopean spectators.

FIFA World Cup Winner List (Previous Winner)

Past Winners of Football World Cup
YEARWINNERSRUNNERS-UPHOSTS & TOTAL TEAMS
1930
Uruguay
ArgentinaUruguay: 13 teams were invited. no qualification
1934
Italy
CzechslovakiaItaly: 16 teams qualified through qualification round
1938
Italy
HungaryFrance: 16 teams qualified but Austria withdrew
1950
Uruguay
BrazilBrazil: 13 teams competed after 3 teams withdrew
1954
West Germany
HungarySwitzerland: 16 teams from 4 regions
1958
Brazil
SwedenSweden: 16 team from three regions (no asia)
1962
Brazil
CzechslovakiaChile: 16 teams (no teams from Asia or Africa)
1966
England
West GermanyEngland: 16 teams 4 regions (North Korea Asian)
1970
Brazil
ItalyMexico: 16 teams 5 regions (Morocco 1st africa side)
1974
West Germany
NetherlandsWest Germany: 16 teams 5 regions
1978
Argentina
NetherlandsArgentina: 16 teams
1982
Italy
West GermanySpain: Expanded to 24 teams from 6 confederations
1986
Argentina
West GermanyMexico: 24 teams and 52 matches made it biggest
1990
West Germany
ArgentinaItaly: 24 teams (More than 1 Asian team for first time)
1994
Brazil 
Italy United States: 24 teams 5 confenderations
1998
France 
BrazilFrance: Expanded to 32 teams (8 groups of 4 teams)
2002
Brazil 
GermanyKorea/Japan: 32 teams, (first time in hosted in asia)
2006
Italy 
FranceGermany: 32 teams, 64 matches, record attendance
2010
Spain 
NetherlandsSouth Africa: 32 teams (first time in Africa)
2014
Germany 
ArgentinaBrazil: 32 team (most viewed world cup in history)

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