Brazil have won five times, and they are the only team to have played in every tournament. The other World Cup winners are Germany and Italy, with four titles each; Argentina, France, and inaugural winner Uruguay, with two titles each; and England and Spain, with one title each.
Which country has hosted the most World Cups?
Brazil. Although Brazil has the most World Cup wins of any country, they’ve only hosted the tournament once – in 1950.
What 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|
Which footballer 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.
Who has played at the most World Cups?
Soccer players with the most appearances at the FIFA World Cup from 1930 to 2018
|Number of appearances|
|Lothar Matthäus (Germany)||25|
|Miroslav Klose (Germany)||24|
|Paolo Maldini (Italy)||23|
|Uwe Seeler (Germany)||21|
Which country will host 2038 World Cup?
Ghana. Ghana is planning an ambitious-bid to stage the 2038 FIFA World Cup as part of its 40-year national development plan, developed by the National Development Planning Commission (NDPC).
Which country will host 2023 World Cup?
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.
Who won the World Cup 2020?
West Indies cricket team
What 2 years was the World Cup Cancelled?
Evolution of the format
|Tournaments of 1942 and 1946 cancelled due to World War II|
|1950||Brazil||group of 4 teams (round 1 group winners)|
Who is the youngest player to win the World Cup?
1. Pele, 17 years and 234 days.
Who is the oldest player to ever play in the World Cup?
The oldest player ever to take part in a FIFA World Cup™ is Egyptian goalkeeper Essam El Hadary.
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.
Who was the first player to play in 5 World Cups?
Lothar Matthäus is the player with the most games played at the FIFA World Cup, and one of only three along with the Mexicans Antonio Carbajal and Rafael Márquez to have entered the field in five different tournaments.
Has any player won 2 World Cups?
No player has won two World Cups both as captain. Italy’s Giuseppe Meazza (1938), Brazil’s Bellini (1958), Mauro (1962) and Cafu (2002), and Argentina’s Daniel Passarella (1978) lifted the trophy once as captain, but were not captain for the other tournament they won.
What is the biggest win in the World Cup?
Australia set a world record for the largest victory in an international football match, winning the game 31–0.
Australia 31–0 American Samoa.
|Event||2002 FIFA World Cup qualification|
|Man of the Match||Archie Thompson (13 goals)|
|Referee||Ronan Leaustic (Tahiti)|