The next FIFA world cup 2014 is not so far. After winning the world cup 2010 by Spain recently held in South Africa, fans of soccer are now waiting for the upcoming world biggest football tournament.
Let me clear that will be hosted by Brazil in the year 2014. Brazil the most favorite team of the world is now having hosted FIFA World Cup second time as it has been hosted before by Brazil in the year 1950. The Soccer World Cup 2014 will be scheduled from June and July 2014.
Brazil is the only soccer team that can perform best as five world cup winner titles has already won by the Brazil.
Let us look a glance on the world biggest soccer team Brazil.
FIFA Ranking – Brazil is at present on the 4th rank.
World Cup Winner – Brazil is the only team who won the FIFA world cup five times and the details about it can be seen below:
1958 FIFA World Cup - This year, tournament was hosted by the Sweden from 8 June to 29 June 1958. There were 16 teams who participated in the tournament and matches were played in 12 venues of Sweden. Brazil was the team who got first title in the final beating Sweden by 5-2. France and West Germany was on third place and fourth place respectively.
1962 FIFA World Cup – it was hosted by Chile, the country in South America, from 30 May to 17 June. Brazil again emerged out as champion in that tournament who beat Czechoslovakia in the final by 3-1. Chile and Yugoslavia were on the 3rd and 4th place.
1970 FIFA World Cup – it was held in Mexico from 21 May to 21 June in the year 1970. It was the 1st world cup tournament which was hosted outside the South America. Brazil got third title of world cup champion beating Italy by 4-1 in the final. West Germany and Uruguay were on the third and fourth position.
1994 FIFA World Cup - It was held in the nine cities across United States who was the host of FIFA world Cup in the year 1994. The matched were played from 17 June to 17 July. Final was very interesting and exciting as Brazil beat Italy by 3-1 in the penalty shootout after the ended-game.
2002 FIFA World Cup – It was first time held in Asia in Republic of Korea and Japan from 31 May to 30 June. Golden rule was implemented in this tournament and Brazil become fifth times winner of the FIFA world cup beating Germany by 2-0. Turkey beat Republic of Korea for the third place.
In the FIFA world cup 2014, the matches were played in 12 venues of 12 cities of Brazil and about 32 teams would participate in the soccer tournament.
After the FIFA world cup 2002, Brazil was never be winner but still presume as most powerful team in the world. We hope in the upcoming men’s world cup, Brazil might be emerged out as Champion and would get Sixth Title. Next time everyone may watch online soccer games.
And for the upcoming cricket world visit Cricket World Cup 2011.