Frequent question: Where was World Cup 2002 hosted?

Year Host Teams
2002 South Korea, Japan 32
1998 France 32
1994 United States 24
1990 Italy 24

Who hosted World Cup 2002?

ZURICH, Switzerland (AP) _ Japan and South Korea were selected today to co-host soccer’s 2002 World Cup, marking the first time two countries will share the event.

Was the 2002 World Cup rigged?

The Italian newspaper Corriere dello Sport reported on Friday that FIFA and Ecuadorian referee Byron Moreno were involved in match-fixing in the 2002 World Cup in favor of co-host country South Korea, which won the quarterfinals after two of Spain’s goals were rescinded.

Who is the winner of World Cup 2002?

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Who was the best player in 2002 World Cup?

The 2002 FIFA World Player of the Year award was won by Ronaldo for a record-breaking third time.

Who has hosted the most World Cups?

17 countries have hosted the World Cup. Brazil, France, Italy, Germany, and Mexico have each hosted twice, while Uruguay, Switzerland, Sweden, Chile, England, Argentina, Spain, the United States, Japan and South Korea (jointly), South Africa, and Russia have each hosted once.

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Who won the World Cup?

England cricket team

Is soccer rigged?

There is evidence that the beautiful game is rigged, just like the WWE wrestling, with match fixing and the outcome being pre-determined by players doing each other favours to help the other team win, by managers and staff, even by referees.

Who won World Cup 2001?

It was won by France, beating hosts Japan 1–0, with a goal from Patrick Vieira. By winning the tournament, France became the second team to simultaneously be World Cup champions, continental champions and Confederations Cup winners, after Brazil in 1997.

Who scored the first goal of the 2002 World Cup?

The first goal in the Fifa World Cup 2002 was scored by Papa Bouba Diop of Senegal.

Who won the first World Cup?

Uruguay national football team

Who won the world best in 2001?


Year Ballon d’Or Fifa World Player of the Year
2001 Michael Owen Luis Figo
2002 Ronaldo Ronaldo
2003 Pavel Nedved Zinedine Zidane
2004 Andriy Shevchenko Ronaldinho

Who won World Cup 1998?

France national football team

Did Korea ever win the World Cup?

South Korea co-hosted the 2002 FIFA World Cup tournament with Japan. They had never won a game in the World Cup previously but the South Korean team achieved their first ever victory in a World Cup with a 2–0 victory against Poland when the tournament began.

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