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FIFA World Cup: Establishment| Awards| FIFA 2018 special features| Winning Teams| Indian Football History
FIFA World Cup (often only World Cup), Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), is an international association football competition played by national teams of senior men, members of the global Governing Body of the game. After the inaugural tournament in 1930, it is held every four years, except in 1942 and 1946, when the event was not held due to World War II. The current champion is Germany who won the 2014 tournament in Brazil.
Number of parties
32 (in final)
204 (Qualifier for 2010)
Germany Germany (4th title)
Most successful team
Brazil Brazil (5 titles)
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- At the end of each World Cup, the awards are presented to the players and teams for the achievements other than their last team positions in the tournament. The honored six awards are currently in progress
- Golden ball for best player, determined by a vote of members of the media, silver ball and bronze ball are awarded to the second and third finishing players respectively in the voting.
- Golden boots, for the top goalscorer in the tournament, silver boots and bronze boots are awarded to the second and third finishing players respectively.
- The Golden Glove Award for Best Goalkeeper, FIFA Technical Study Group has decided.
- FIFA Fair Play Trophy for the team with the best record of Fair Play, according to the points system and criteria established by the FIFA Fair Play Committee.
- At the beginning of the tournament, the best player for the best player of the age group of 21 or younger, decided by the FIFA Technical Study Group.
FIFA 2018 special features
The FIFA World Cup 2018 is just about to begin. On June 14, the General Assembly of Football will start at 8:30 pm. In this way, the FIFA Fans sitting in India are also very excited about this football fair. Some fresh fresh football fans are also continuously enlightening themselves for the FIFA World Cup. In such a case, we have prepared this key for those same fences. You read and get all the necessary information about the FIFA World Cup.
- Football World Cup 2018 will be played in Russia, it will be the 21st FIFA World Cup. The tournament will be played from June 14 to July 15.
- This time 32 teams are participating in the tournament. 32 teams have been divided into 8 separate groups.
- Two top teams from each group will reach the pre-quarterfinals and will be out of two tournaments. In the first match of the tournament, host country Russia will clash with Saudi Arabia.
- Two countries will debut their world cup in Russia Iceland and Panama are going to play Football World Cup for the first time.
- The first World Cup was played in Uruguay in the year 1930. There are 8 different countries champions in the 20 FIFA World Cup played so far.
- Most of these titles have been won by Brazil. Brazil is the only team to play in all the World Cups so far.
- After that Italy and Germany won the World Cup 4-4 times.
- Argentina and Uruguay have named their trophies twice, while England, Spain and France won the World Cup 1-1.
Indian Football History
- India has no history in the Football World Cup, because at one time Indian football team has not played the World Cup.
- India had the opportunity to play in the FIFA World Cup in 1950, at that time many European countries had refused to enter the World Cup in Brazil, and all the Asian teams also missed that World Cup.
- After that Brazil invited India to play itself. Brazil was also ready to pay for the arrival and stay of the Indian team but the Indian Football Federation refused to go because their football World Cup was a “small” tournament and they gave more attention to the Olympics.
- In 2017 only India had played under-17 World Cup, because they were host nation.
Who is this time big contender?
- This time too Argentina, Germany and Brazil teams are always considered as big contenders.
- Apart from them, the team of Belgium, France and Spain also keeps on winning the World Cup.
- There are many big players in the Belgium team and they are consistently performing well.
- There is a depth in the French team and the team’s defensive unit is awesome.
- There is a good mix of young and experienced players in Spain.
- The 2010 champion team has been flop in the last few years on the world stage, so this time they are determined to do something
Who is the FIFA World Cup best player?
- If it is the highest goal of the FIFA World Cup, then the name of Miroslav Klose of Germany is at the top. This brilliant striker has scored the most 16 goals in the FIFA World Cup.
- Cloze has played four World Cups and was the key player in the last team champions team. Now if you talk about the most successful player then he is the Brazilian great player Pelé.
- Pelé was a part of the team that won the most times the World Cup. In his presence, Brazil won the 1958, 1962 and the World Cup in 1970.