Which country was the first to win the World Cup?

November 3, 2020 Off By idswater

Which country was the first to win the World Cup?

Uruguay
In the first World Cup final, held on July 30, 1930, 93,000 spectators looked on as Uruguay defeated Argentina 4–2 in a rematch of the 1928 Olympic gold medal game.

When was the last time England won the World Cup?

England won their first (and only) World Cup in 1996, while Spain won it in 2010, two years after they won the Euro 2008.

Which is the country that has won the World Cup the most?

Brazil have won the most with five, closely followed by Italy and Germany/West Germany on four. Uruguay, Argentina and France have won it twice, and England and Spain have all won it the one time.

When did England first play in the World Cup?

The statistics are composed of FIFA World Cup, UEFA European Football Championship, UEFA Nations League and British Home Championship (1883–1984) matches, as well as numerous international friendly tournaments and matches. England played the world’s first international fixture against Scotland on 30 November 1872, which ended in a 0–0 draw.

Who are the past champions of the FIFA World Cup?

Italy and Germany (the later having three as West Germany) have four titles. Current champion France, along with past champions Uruguay and Argentina, have two titles each, while England and Spain have one each. The team that wins the finals receive the FIFA World Cup Trophy, and their name is engraved on the bottom side of the trophy.

Who was the last country to win the FIFA World Cup?

The tournament has taken place organised every four years, except in 1942 and 1946, when the competition was cancelled due to World War II. The 2018 FIFA World Cup, hosted by Russia, was won by France, who beat Croatia 4–2 in regulation time. The World Cup final match is the last of the competition, and the result determines which country is

Brazil have won the most with five, closely followed by Italy and Germany/West Germany on four. Uruguay, Argentina and France have won it twice, and England and Spain have all won it the one time.

When was the last time West Germany won the World Cup?

West Germany (1974 & 1990) and Argentina (1978 & 1986) won four of the next five World Cup titles, with the only other one going to Italy, who won the World Cup for the first time since their repeat successes in 1934 and 1938.

Who are the winners of the World Cup twice?

Uruguay , Argentina and France have won it twice, and England and Spain have all won it the one time. Who do you think will win in Russia at the 2018 edition of the tournament? Uruguay won the very first World Cup tournament. They had gone 2-1 down to Argentina after Golden Boot winner Guillermo Stabile scored on the 37th minute.