General Soccer Trivia
- The Uruguay national team defended home turf and won the inaugural event in 1930 for the first World Cup. Thirteen teams entered, two from North America, seven from South America and four from Europe. 93,000 fans attended the first World Cup final in 1930. Host country Uruguay defeated Argentina 4-2.
- Brazil leads all nations with five world cup victories.
- The FIFA World Cup is held every four years in a different country.
- The name of the original World Cop trophy was the Jules Rimet Cup.