With five titles, Brazil is the most successful World Cup team and also the only nation to have participated in every World Cup finals tournament. Italy and 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.
Which country has played in the most World Cup finals?
Countries with the most final matches played in FIFA World Cups from 1930 to 2014
|Number of final matches played|
What country has the most World Cup appearances?
Number of appearances
|Team||Apps||Best result (* hosts)|
|Brazil||21||Champions (1958, 1962, 1970, 1994, 2002)|
|Germany||19||Champions (1954, 1974*, 1990, 2014)|
|Italy||18||Champions (1934*, 1938, 1982, 2006)|
|Argentina||17||Champions (1978*, 1986)|
Which team has never missed a World Cup?
West Germany also qualified for the World Cup every time they entered, and in their history they only missed out on the 1930 World Cup, refusing to travel.
Which person has won the most World Cups?
Born Edson Arantes do Nascimento, the man who would come to be known as Pelé, burst onto the world soccer scene at age 16, excelling both for club team Santos and the Brazilian national side. By the end of his career, Pelé had won three FIFA World Cups with Brazil, the most wins of the World Cup by any player.
Which is the best World Cup ever?
The 5 greatest World Cups ever
- South Korea/Japan ’02. Best team: Led by the real Ronaldo, who won the golden boot with 8 goals, Brazil were the winners, striding through a tournament where many other fancied teams fell, comprehensively beating Germany 2-0 in the final. …
- England ’66. …
- Mexico ’86. …
- Italia ’90. …
- Mexico ’70.
Which country is top in FIFA ranking?
FIFA World Rankings
|Top 20 rankings as of 18 February 2021|
Which country has a great history?
You’ve certainly read about the top country in history books.
|Country||Rich History Rank||Overall Best Countries Rank|
Which country has only won the World Cup once?
The team, coached by Didier Deschamps, won the final 4-2 against Croatia. This marked a double success for the national team coach as he was part of the France squad that won the country’s first ever World Cup in 1998.
Soccer World Cup titles won by country from 1930 to 2018.
|Number of World Cup titles|
Who is the youngest player to score in the World Cup?
Manuel Rosas, 18 years and 94 days
A former Mexican starlet, Manuel Rosas took to the 1930 World Cup and ultimately broke several records. He became the then youngest player to ever score at the World Cup and the first to successfully dispatch a penalty at the tournament against Argentine.
What countries are not allowed in FIFA?
Teams representing eight small sovereign states (Federated States of Micronesia, Kiribati, Monaco, Nauru, Palau, Tuvalu, Marshall Islands and the Vatican City) have played international football but are not affiliated to FIFA.
Who scored in 4 World Cups?
The German striker Miroslav Klose is the leading goal scorer at FIFA World Cup tournaments, having scored a total of 16 goals across 4 World Cups. Klose scored his first three goals in his World Cup debut at the 2002 World Cup in South Korea & Japan in Germany’s first group match against Saudi Arabia.
Has the US ever won a World Cup?
The team has appeared in ten FIFA World Cups, including the first in 1930, where they reached the semi-finals. The U.S. participated in the 1934 and 1950 World Cups, winning 1–0 against England in the latter. … United States will co-host the 2026 FIFA World Cup along with Canada and Mexico.
How many World Cups has Messi won?
Messi has reached three Copas America finals and one World Cup final, losing each time. However, he does boast an Olympic gold medal and one from the Under-20 World Cup.