FIFA World Cup 2018 Russia. The world cup is an international soccer competition which is held every four years since the inaugural tournament in 1930 by the senior men’s national teams of the members of FIFA. In 1942 and 1946 because of the Second World War, it was not held.
FIFA World Cup 2018 Russia
It is the 21st world cup, a quadrennial international soccer tournament which is held by the senior men’s national teams of the members of FIFA. It is planned to be held in Russia from 14th June to 15th July 2018. This is going to be the first world cup ever held in eastern Europe and the first held in Europe since 2006. One of the stadium venues is in European Russia. The tournament will involve 32 national teams, which the 31 teams will be determined through qualifying competitions and the host will be qualified automatically. Totally 62 matches will be played at 12 venues in 11 cities. The finale will take place on 15th July in Moscow at the Luzhniki Stadium.
The winners will qualify for the 2021 FIFA Confederation Cup.
Here is the full list of the previous World Cup winners.
|2014 Brazil||Germany||Germany 1-0 Argentina|
|2010 south Africa||Spain||Spain 1-0 Netherlands|
|2006 Germany||Italy||Italy 1-1 France penalties 5-3|
|2002 Japan/S.korea||Brazil||Brazil 2-0 Germany|
|1998 France||France||France 3-0 Brazil|
|1994 USA||Brazil||Brazil 0-0 Itlay Penalties 3-2|
|1990 Italy||Germany||Germany 1-0 Argentina|
|1986 Mexico||Argentina||Argentina 3-2 Germany|
|1982 Spain||Italy||Italy 3-1 Germany|
|1978 Argentina||Argentina||Argentina 3-1 Holland|
|1974 Germany||Germany||Germany 2-1 Holland|
|1970 Mexico||Brazil||Brazil 4-1 Italy|
|1966 England||England||England 4-2 Germany|
|1962 Chile||Brazil||Brazil 3-1 Czechoslovakia|
|1958 Swedon||Brazil||Brazil 5-2 Sweden|
|1954 Switzerland||Germany||Germany 3-2 Hungary|
|1950 Brazil||Uruguay||Uruguay 2-1 Brazil|
|1938 France||Italy||Italy 4-2 Hungary|
|1934 Italy||Italy||Italy 2-1 Czechoslovakia|
|1930 Uruguay||Uruguay||Uruguay 4-2 Argentina|