Football’s history is rich and warm. It has been enjoying immense popularity since long. Scotland and England played the first international football match in 1872. Interestingly, as it became popular in other countries it was given a status in the summer Olympics of 1904. FIFA. was founded in the same year, as a universal control center for the sport. The world was going through some mass-scale wars and crisis but FIFA was able to hold the first world cup in 1930. FIFA was able to do that because of football’s success at the Olympics. The rest is history and a glorious one. FIFA has been able to manage twenty football world cups. A comprehensive list of all the FIFA winner teams in History is provided in the later part of this post.
First World Cup
The maiden world cup was played in the year 1930. Uruguay hosted the event and made history by winning it too. The inaugural event had merely thirteen participating teams. Argentina was the runner up. Since then, FIFA world cups have been held every 4 years, albeit 1942 and 1946 world cups were postponed due to the on going World War 2.
FIFA Winner Teams In History
A comprehensive list of all the countries which have had the glorious opportunity of lifting the cup is provided here.
|Year Winning nation|
|1954 West Germany|
|1974 West Germany|
|1990 West Germany|
Teams with the most Wins
If we look at all the FIFA Winner Teams In History, we realize that 8 teams have won the prestigious FIFA world cups till now.
- Brazil has lifted the FIFA world cup for a record five times.
- Italy and Germany won it four times each
- Argentina and Uruguay, both of them have won it twice
- While, Spain and France were triumphant once only.
FIFA World Cup 2018
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