Where was the first Cup of Football held?

October 31, 2019 Off By idswater

Where was the first Cup of Football held?

Estadio Centenario
Gran Parque Central stadiumEstadio Pocitos
1930 FIFA World Cup/Location

Which team won the first football World Cup?

Uruguay national football team
1930 FIFA World Cup/Champion

What was the first year the World Cup was held in two different countries?

For the first time in the history of soccer, the 2002 World Cup was held in two different countries: South Korea and Japan.

Where was the first woman Cup football held?

The first instance of a Women’s World Cup dates back to 1970, with the first international tournament taking place in Italy in July 1970. This was followed by another unofficial tournament the following year in Mexico, where Denmark won the title after defeating Mexico in the final.

Where was the first FIFA World Cup played?

On July 13, 1930, France defeats Mexico 4-1 and the United States defeats Belgium 3-0 in the first-ever World Cup football matches, played simultaneously in host city Montevideo, Uruguay. The World Cup has since become the world’s most watched sporting event.

Who was in the first FIFA World Cup without qualification?

The first World Cup was the only one without qualification. Every country affiliated with FIFA was invited to compete, and given a deadline of 28 February 1930 to accept. Plenty of interest was shown by nations in the Americas; Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Chile, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru and the United States all entered.

Who was the host country of the 1930 FIFA World Cup?

With Uruguay now two-time official world champions and due to celebrate their centenary of independence in 1930, FIFA named Uruguay as the host country.

Who was the First Nation to win the World Cup?

In the final, hosts and pre-tournament favourites Uruguay defeated Argentina 4–2 in front of a crowd of 68,346 people to become the first nation to win the World Cup.