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10 interesting facts about the FIFA world cup

The FIFA World Cup, simply called the WORLD CUP, is an international football competition contested by the senior national teams..

. FACTS ABOUT THE WORLD CUP.

1. It was founded in 1930, that's about 90years ago..

2. It is played or awarded every four years since it inauguration in 1930. .

3. The World Cup was not held in 1942 and 1946, because of the outburst of the second world war.

4. Most successful team, taking about successful in the World Cup, we mostly emphasis on team with most world cup, and it no other team than the BRAZILLIAN NATIONAL TEAM,. They won the world cup a total of 5 times..

5. The world cup has only been won by eight(8) nation

(A). Brazil 5

. (b).Germany 4.

. (c) Italy 4.

. (D) Argentina 2.

(E) France 2.

(F) Uruguay 2.

6.The first nation to host the world was Uruguay in 1930, and they were the first nation to win it also..

7. It is the most prestigious association of football tournament in the world, it is also the most viewed and followed sporting event in the world, the 2006 world cup alone had an estimated 26billion viewers.


8. surprisingly no African or Asian national team has ever won the world cup in the senior team category..So far so good the farthest an African team have gotten in the tournament is to the quarter finals.. .


9. The player with the most goals in the world cup history is German MIROSLAV KLOSE , with a total of 16goals.

10. Lastly the biggest defeat in the world cup was 31-0.. Australia set a world record for the largest victory in an international football match winning American Samoa 31goals to non.

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