What countries participated in the 1930 World Cup?

Only 13 countries participated in the 1930 World Cup as certain European countries thought that a 25-30 day-long navigation would tire players. But France, Belgium, Yugoslavia and Romania went to Uruguay to join Uruguay, Argentina, the U.S., Chile, Mexico, Brazil, Peru, Paraguay and Bolivia to constitute four groups.

Who won the 1930 World Cup final?

Uruguay national football team1930 FIFA World Cup Final / ChampionThe Uruguay national football team represents Uruguay in international football, and is controlled by the Uruguayan Football Association, the governing body for football in Uruguay. The Uruguayan team is commonly referred to as La Celeste.
Uruguay has won the Copa América 15 times. Wikipedia

Which country won the 1930 FIFA World Cup?

Yet it ended with a familiar outpouring of joy as the whole of Uruguay took a public holiday after the Celeste became the first world champions by defeating neighbours Argentina 4-2.

Who won the first World Cup in 1930 what was the score line?

In the first World Cup final, held on July 30, 1930, 93,000 spectators looked on as Uruguay defeated Argentina 4–2 in a rematch of the 1928 Olympic gold medal game.

Why did Uruguay host the first World Cup?

FIFA, football’s international governing body, selected Uruguay as host nation, as the country would be celebrating the centenary of its first constitution and the Uruguay national football team had successfully retained their football title at the 1928 Summer Olympics.

Who won the 1934 World Cup?

Italy national football team1934 FIFA World Cup / Champion

When did Uruguay win the world Cup?

Uruguay hosted and won the first FIFA World Cup in 1930, beating Argentina 4–2 in the final. They won their fourth and last title in 1950, upsetting host Brazil 2–1 in the final match….World Cup record.

Uruguay’s World Cup record
First Match Uruguay 1–0 Peru (18 July 1930; Montevideo, Uruguay)

How many times has Uruguay been in the world Cup?

The team have qualified for thirteen World Cups, reaching the second round in ten, the semifinals five times, and the finals twice. They also won the gold medal in Olympic football twice, in 1924 and 1928, before the creation of the World Cup.

Who won World Cup 1934 and 1938?

Italy defended its title in the final, beating Hungary 4–2. Italy’s 1934 and 1938 teams hold the distinction of the sole World Cup champions under the same coach, Vittorio Pozzo….1938 FIFA World Cup.

Coupe du Monde France 1938
Champions Italy (2nd title)
Runners-up Hungary
Third place Brazil
Fourth place Sweden

Who won 1938 World Cup?

Italy national football team1938 FIFA World Cup / Champion