World Cup Hosts

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  • FIFA World Cup in Uruguay

    FIFA World Cup in Uruguay
    Host country - Uruguay
    Dates - 13 July – 30 July
    Teams - 13
    Venue(s) 3 (in 1 host city)
    Final positions
    Champions - Uruguay (1st title)
    Runners-up - Argentina
    Third place - United States
    Fourth place - Yugoslavia
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played - 18
    Goals scored - 70 (3.89 per match)
    Attendance - 590,549 (32,808 per match)
    Top scorer(s) - Argentina Guillermo Stábile (8 goals)
  • FIFA World Cup in South Korea and Japan

    Host countries South Korea
    Japan
    Dates 31 May – 30 June (31 days)
    Teams 32 (from 5 confederations)
    Venue(s) 20 (in 20 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions Brazil (5th title)
    Runners-up Germany
    Third place Turkey
    Fourth place South Korea
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played 64
    Goals scored 161 (2.52 per match)
    Attendance 2,705,197 (42,269 per match)
    Top scorer(s) Brazil Ronaldo (8 goals)
    Best player Germany Oliver Kahn
  • FIFA World Cup in Italy

    FIFA World Cup in Italy
    Host country Italy
    Dates - 27 May – 10 June
    Teams - 16 (from 4 confederations)
    Venue(s) 8 (in 8 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions - Italy (1st title)
    Runners-up - Czechoslovakia
    Third place - Germany
    Fourth place - Austria
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played - 17
    Goals scored - 70 (4.12 per match)
    Attendance - 358,000 (21,059 per match)
    Top scorer(s) - Czechoslovakia Oldřich Nejedlý (5 goals)
  • FIFA World Cup in France

    FIFA World Cup in France
    Host country France
    Dates - 4 June – 19 June
    Teams - 15 (from 4 confederations)
    Venue(s) 10 (in 10 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions - Italy (2nd title)
    Runners-up - Hungary
    Third place - Brazil
    Fourth place - Sweden
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played - 18
    Goals scored - 84 (4.67 per match)
    Attendance - 369,720 (20,540 per match)
    Top scorer(s) - Brazil Leônidas (7 goals)
  • FIFA World Cup in Brazil

    FIFA World Cup in Brazil
    Host country Brazil
    Dates - 24 June – 16 July
    Teams - 13 (from 3 confederations)
    Venue(s) 6 (in 6 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions - Uruguay (2nd title)
    Runners-up - Brazil
    Third place - Sweden
    Fourth place - Spain
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played 22
    Goals scored - 88 (4 per match)
    Attendance - 1,043,500 (47,432 per match)
    Top scorer(s) - Brazil Ademir (8 goals)
  • FIFA World Cup in Switzerland

    FIFA World Cup in Switzerland
    Host country Switzerland
    Dates - 16 June – 4 July
    Teams - 16 (from 4 confederations)
    Venue(s) - 6 (in 6 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions - West Germany (1st title)
    Runners-up - Hungary
    Third place - Austria
    Fourth place - Uruguay
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played - 26
    Goals scored 140 - (5.38 per match)
    Attendance 889,500 - (34,212 per match)
    Top scorer(s) - Hungary Sándor Kocsis (11 goals)
  • FIFA World Cup in Sweden

    FIFA World Cup in Sweden
    Host country Sweden
    Dates - 8 – 29 June
    Teams - 16 (from 3 confederations)
    Venue(s) - 12 (in 12 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions - Brazil (1st title)
    Runners-up - Sweden
    Third place - France
    Fourth place - West Germany
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played - 35
    Goals scored 126 - (3.6 per match)
    Attendance - 919,580 (26,274 per match)
    Top scorer(s) - France Just Fontaine (13 goals)
  • FIFA World Cup in Chile

    FIFA World Cup in Chile
    Host country Chile
    Dates 30 May – 17 June 1962 (19 days)
    Teams-16 (from 3 confederations)
    Venue(s)-4 (in 4 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champion-Brazil (2nd title)
    Runners-up- Czechoslovakia
    Third place - Chile
    Fourth place - Yugoslavia
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played-32
    Goals scored 89 (2.78 per match)
    Attendance-899,074 (28,096 per match)
    Top scorer(s) Brazil Garrincha
    Brazil Vavá
    Chile Leonel Sánchez
    Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Dražan Jerković
    Hungary Flórián Albert
    Soviet U
  • FIFA World Cup in England

    FIFA World Cup in England
    Host country England
    Dates - 11 – 30 July
    Teams - 16 (from 5 confederations)
    Venue(s) - 8 (in 7 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions - England (1st title)
    Runners-up - West Germany
    Third place - Portugal
    Fourth place - Soviet Union
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played - 32
    Goals scored 89 - (2.78 per match)
    Attendance - 1,608,723 (50,273 per match)
    Top scorer(s) Portugal Eusébio (9 goals)
  • FIFA World Cup in Mexico

    FIFA World Cup in Mexico
    Host country Mexico
    Dates - 31 May – 21 June
    Teams - 16 (from 5 confederations)
    Venue(s) - 5 (in 5 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions - Brazil (3rd title)
    Runners-up - Italy
    Third place - West Germany
    Fourth place - Uruguay
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played - 32
    Goals scored 95 - (2.97 per match)
    Attendance - 1,603,975 (50,124 per match)
    Top scorer(s) - West Germany Gerd Müller (10 goals)
    Best player - Brazil Pelé
  • FIFA World Cup in Germany

    FIFA World Cup in Germany
    Host country - West Germany
    Dates - 13 June – 7 July
    Teams - 16 (from 5 confederations)
    Venue(s) - 9 (in 9 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions - West Germany (2nd title)
    Runners-up - Netherlands
    Third place- Poland
    Fourth place - Brazil
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played - 38
    Goals scored - 97 (2.55 per match)
    Attendance - 1,774,022 (46,685 per match)
    Top scorer(s) - Poland Grzegorz Lato (7 goals)
    Best player - Netherlands Johan Cruyff
  • FIFA World Cup in Argentina

    FIFA World Cup in Argentina
    Host country Argentina
    Dates - 1 – 25 June (25 days)
    Teams - 16 (from 5 confederations)
    Venue(s) - 6 (in 5 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions - Argentina (1st title)
    Runners-up - Netherlands
    Third place - Brazil
    Fourth place - Italy
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played - 38
    Goals scored - 102 (2.68 per match)
    Attendance - 1,546,151 (40,688 per match)
    Top scorer(s) - Argentina Mario Kempes (6 goals)
    Best player - Argentina Mario Kempes
  • FIFA World Cup in Spain

    FIFA World Cup in Spain
    Host country Spain
    Dates - 13 June – 11 July (29 days)
    Teams - 24 (from 6 confederations)
    Venue(s) - 17 (in 14 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions - Italy (3rd title)
    Runners-up - West Germany
    Third place - Poland
    Fourth place - France
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played - 52
    Goals scored 146 - (2.81 per match)
    Attendance - 2,109,723 (40,572 per match)
    Top scorer(s) - Italy Paolo Rossi (6 goals)
    Best player - Italy Paolo Rossi
  • FIFA World Cup in Mexico

     FIFA World Cup in Mexico
    Host country Mexico
    Dates - 31 May – 29 June (30 days)
    Teams - 24 (from 5 confederations)
    Venue(s) - 12 (in 9 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions - Argentina (2nd title)
    Runners-up - West Germany
    Third place - France
    Fourth place - Belgium
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played - 52
    Goals scored 132 - (2.54 per match)
    Attendance 2,393,031 - (46,020 per match)
    Top scorer(s) - England Gary Lineker (6 goals)
    Best player - Argentina Diego Maradona
  • FIFA World Cup in Italy

    FIFA World Cup in Italy
    Host country Italy
    Dates - 8 June – 8 July 1990 (31 days)
    Teams - 24 (from 5 confederations)
    Venue(s) - 12 (in 12 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions - West Germany (3rd title)
    Runners-up - Argentina
    Third place - Italy
    Fourth place - England
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played - 52
    Goals scored 115 - (2.21 per match)
    Attendance - 2,516,348 (48,391 per match)
    Top scorer(s) - Italy Salvatore Schillaci (6 goals)
  • FIFA World Cup in United States

    FIFA World Cup in United States
    Host country - United States
    Dates - 17 June – 17 July 1994 (31 days)
    Teams - 24 (from 5 confederations)
    Venue(s) - 9 (in 9 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions - Brazil (4th title)
    Runners-up - Italy
    Third place - Sweden
    Fourth place - Bulgaria
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played - 52
    Goals scored 141 - (2.71 per match)
    Attendance - 3,587,538 (68,991 per match)
    Top scorer(s) - Bulgaria Hristo Stoichkov
    Russia Oleg Salenko
    (6 goals)
    Best player - Brazil Romário
  • FIFA World Cup in France

    FIFA World Cup in France
    Host country - France
    Dates - 10 June – 12 July
    Teams - 32 (from 5 confederations)
    Venue(s) - 10 (in 10 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions France (1st title)
    Runners-up Brazil
    Third place Croatia
    Fourth place Netherlands
    Tournament statistics
    Matches player - 64
    Goals scored 171 - (2.67 per match)
    Attendance - 2,785,100 (43,517 per match)
    Top scorer(s) - Croatia Davor Šuker (6 goals)
    Best player - Brazil Ronaldo
  • FIFA World Cup in South Korea and Japan

    FIFA World Cup in South Korea and Japan
    Host countries South Korea
    Japan
    Dates 31 May – 30 June (31 days)
    Teams 32 (from 5 confederations)
    Venue(s) 20 (in 20 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions Brazil (5th title)
    Runners-up Germany
    Third place Turkey
    Fourth place South Korea
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played 64
    Goals scored 161 (2.52 per match)
    Attendance 2,705,197 (42,269 per match)
    Top scorer(s) Brazil Ronaldo (8 goals)
    Best player Germany Oliver Kahn
  • FIFA World Cup in Germany

     FIFA World Cup in Germany
    Host country Germany
    Dates 9 June – 9 July
    Teams 32 (from 6 confederations)
    Venue(s) 12 (in 12 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions Italy (4th title)
    Runners-up France
    Third place Germany
    Fourth place Portugal
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played 64
    Goals scored 147 (2.3 per match)
    Attendance 3,359,439 (52,491 per match)
    Top scorer(s) Germany Miroslav Klose
    (5 goals)
    Best player France Zinedine Zidane
    Best young player Germany Lukas Podolski
    Best goalkeeper Italy Gianluigi Buffon
  • FIFA World Cup in South Africa

    FIFA World Cup in South Africa
    Host country South Africa
    Dates 11 June – 11 July (31 days)
    Teams 32 (from 6 confederations)
    Venue(s) 10 (in 9 host cities)
    Final positions
    Champions Spain (1st title)
    Runners-up Netherlands
    Third place Germany
    Fourth place Uruguay
    Tournament statistics
    Matches played 64
    Goals scored 145 (2.27 per match)
    Attendance 3,178,856 (49,670 per match)
    Top scorer(s) Uruguay Diego Forlán
    Germany Thomas Müller
    Netherlands Wesley Sneijder
    Spain David Villa
    (5 goals each)[1]
    Best player Uruguay Diego For
  • FIFA World Cup in Brazil

    FIFA World Cup in Brazil
    Host country Brazil
    Dates 12 June – 13 July
    Teams 32 (from 5 confederations)
    Venue(s) 12 (in 12 host cities)