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World Cup History

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FIFA World Cup
The FIFA World Cup is an organized tournament which is played by senior men's national teams. The first tournament was in 1930 and is held every 4 years. The current world cup contains 32 teams.
-19 World Cups have been won
-The most being won by Brazil (5 Times)
-The latest winners being Spain in 2010
The next World Cups will be in Brazil (2014), Russia (2018), and Qatar (2022)
Legends
Pele
Maradona
Early World Cups
-The first world cup was in Uruguay in 1930
-The first world cup stadium was the Centenario
-Uruguay won the first world cup
-The next world cup in 1934 was won by Italy
-Italy triumphed the next world cup in France
-After 1938 there was a 12 year gap due to the wars
Other Facts
2006 (Germany) Portugal vs Holland
-Named the dirtiest game of world cup football ever
-4 red cards
-16 yellow cards
DaMarcus Beasley was caught taking a pee on the sideline just before warming up
Ray Wilkins was shown a red card at a World Cup game for throwing a ball at the referees feet
2002
-Brazil vs Turkey
-The ball was kicked at rivaldo at his knee when he was about to take a corner
-He decided to cover up his face and to dive
-This caused the turkish player to be sent off unfairly
2006
-Josip Simunic was shown 3 yellow cards before being sent off
Pele
-Named “The Perfect Footballer”
-1958 Scored 2 goals vs Sweden in the finals when he was only 17
-1999 Was Named footballer of the century
-Has won 3 world cups
-Known as one of the best Players in the world
-He was also famously known for the "Hand of God" Goal
-He was also known for drug abuse
-He has led his Ar gentian, Italian, and Spanish club teams to the Championships
Bibliography
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FIFA_World_Cup
http://www.fifa.com/worldcup/archive/index.html
http://www.biography.com/people/diego-maradona-9398176

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