USA, 1994

The FAFA World Cup was hosted by the USA in 1994, and was a huge success despite Football (soccer) being a minor sport in that country. In the Final, Brazil beat Italy 3-2 in the penalty shoot out, after the score was 0-0 after extra time.



World Cup Firsts

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FIFA World Cup Extra

The next World Cup will be in Qatar 2022, the women's world cup will be in Australia/New Zealand 2023. See more firsts and other trivia, and also information about each country at the World Cup.

Major Events Extra

The largest sporting event in the world is the Olympic Games, but there are many other multi-sport games. In terms of single sport events, nothing beats the FIFA World Cup. To see what's coming up, check out the calendar of major sporting events.

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