Who scored the first goal in World Cup?

December 12, 2019 Off By idswater

Who scored the first goal in World Cup?

Lucien Laurent
In the first round, France’s Lucien Laurent scored the first-ever World Cup goal. In its second game, France lost to Argentina 1-0 amid controversy over the referees ending the game six minutes early.

Who was the first player to score an own goal in the World Cup?

The FIRST player whose own goal is the only score in the game, was Carlos Gamarra of Paraguay. England won 1-0. The FIRST World Cup not to have at least one hat-trick scored was the 2006 FIFA World Cup. The FIRST time the host country had ever been eliminated in the first round was in South Africa.

Who was the oldest player to score in the World Cup?

Oleg Salenko of Russia became the first player to score five goals in a single World Cup finals game in his country’s 6–1 group stage win over Cameroon. In the same match, 42-year-old Roger Milla scored the only goal for Cameroon, becoming the oldest player ever to score in a World Cup match.

Who is the only player to have scored two goals for two countries?

Note: Robert Prosinečki also scored two goals for Croatia in 1998. He is the only player to have scored World Cup goals for two countries. Notes: There was no qualification for the 1930 World Cup as places were given by invitation only. In 1950, there was no final; the article is about the decisive match of the final group stage.

Who was the first player to score a hat trick in a World Cup Final?

The FIRST player to score a hat-trick in a World Cup Final was Geoff Hurst of England in 1966, with a goal in each of the first-half, second-half and extra-time.. The FIRST first team to score two own goals in the one tournament was Bulgaria. They did so in favour of Portugal and Hungary,…

Who was the first person to score a goal in the World Cup?

The first ever goal was scored by French player Lucien Laurent at the 1930 FIFA World Cup. More than 1200 footballers have scored goals after that in the World Cup.

Who was the only player to score in the World Cup Final?

Only two scorers, Pelé and Kylian Mbappe, scored a finals goal as teenagers. ESPN featured a documentary on the 34 finals goalscorers who were alive before the 2010 final. No goals scored. Game decided in penalty shoot-out. Game decided in penalty shoot-out. Geoff Hurst is the only player to have scored a hat-trick in a World Cup final.

Who was the goal scorer in the 2018 World Cup?

He scored the opening and closing goal of the final in 2018. Only two scorers, Pelé and Kylian Mbappe, scored a finals goal as teenagers. ESPN featured a documentary on the 34 finals goalscorers who were alive before the 2010 final. No goals scored. Game decided in penalty shoot-out. Game decided in penalty shoot-out.

Note: Robert Prosinečki also scored two goals for Croatia in 1998. He is the only player to have scored World Cup goals for two countries. Notes: There was no qualification for the 1930 World Cup as places were given by invitation only. In 1950, there was no final; the article is about the decisive match of the final group stage.