Qatar become the
first host nation
to lost the opening game in WC.
first penalty shootout
was between France and West Germany
first WC Golden Goal
was scored by Laurent Blanc of France
The first ever trophy
of the FIFA World Cup was named Coupe Jules Rimet
is the official ball of 2022 World Cup.
Qatar is the smallest country
to host a FIFA World Cup.
Italy and Brazil
the only teams to have won 2 consecutive World Cups
The FIFA World Cup trophy
is made of 18 karat Gold.
is the only team to play in every World Cup.