Who has the record for scoring most goals in World Cup history?
FIFA World Cup: Leading goal scorers 1930-2018 This graph depicts the players with the most goals scored at the FIFA World Cup from 1930 to 2018. The German striker Miroslav Klose is the leading goal scorer at FIFA World Cup tournaments, having scored a total of 16 goals across 4 World Cups.
Who scored the most goals in a World Cup final?
Fontaine holds the record for the most goals scored at a single tournament, with 13 goals in 1958. The players that came closest were Kocsis in 1954, Müller in 1970 and Portugal’s Eusébio in 1966, with 11, 10 and 9, respectively. The lowest scoring top scorer was in 1962, when six players tied at only four goals each.
Which country has lost the most finals?
Germany have finished runners-up the most times, losing in the World Cup final on four occasions. Netherlands are next on the list, they’ve been the runners-up three times.
Which team played most final in FIFA?
List of FIFA World Cup finals
|France celebrating after their win against Croatia in the 2018 final|
|Current champions||France (2nd title)|
|Most successful team(s)||Brazil (5 titles)|
Who has lost the most FIFA World Cups?
However, Mexico have the most losses in the World Cup finals. The north American nation have played 53 matches and 25 of them have ended in defeats. Mexico have participated in 16 finals, making them the fifth nation with the most attendance in a World Cup tournament.
Who scored 4 World Cups?
No player has as many goals at World Cup finals as German striker Miroslav Klose, who scored 16 times in 24 appearances across four separate tournaments. The only other players to score in as many as four World Cup tournaments are compatriot Uwe Seeler, Cristiano Ronaldo and Pelé.
Who is the prince of football?
|Date of birth||9 May 1998|
|Place of birth||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
Who is the youngest player to win the World Cup?
Pele is the youngest player to play and win the World Cup. At the age of 17 years and 249 days, Pele helped Brazil win the World Cup in 1958 at the Rasunda Stadium in Solna, Sweden.
Who has the highest World Cup?
With five titles, Brazil is the most successful World Cup team and also the only nation to have participated in every World Cup finals tournament. Italy and Germany have four titles. Current champion France, along with past champions Uruguay and Argentina, have two titles each, while England and Spain have one each.
Who played 5 World Cups?
Lothar Matthäus is the player with the most games played at the FIFA World Cup, and one of only three along with the Mexicans Antonio Carbajal and Rafael Márquez to have entered the field in five different tournaments.