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FIFA World Cup of Football : Part II

With all the excitement for Germany 2006, test your knowledge of the Football World Cups that have taken place up to now. Following are the statistics of the world cups that took place from 1958 to 1970.
 
1958
  • The FIFA World Cup of Football was hosted by Sweden in 1958, from 8/6 - 29/6. A total of 16 countries took part.
  • Brazil was the champion of the FIFA World Cup in 1958, defeating Sweden by a score of 5 x 2 in the final. France placed third.
  • Just Fontaine of France scored 13 goals in the FIFA World Cup of football in 1958.
 
1962
  • The FIFA World Cup of Football was hosted by Chile in 1962, from 30/5 - 17/6. A total of 16 countries took part.
  • Brazil was the champion of the FIFA World Cup in 1962, defeating Czechoslovakia by a score of 3 x 1 in the final. Chile placed third.
  • Garrincha, Vavá of Brazil scored 4 goals in the FIFA World Cup of football in 1962.
 
1966
  • The FIFA World Cup of Football was hosted by England in 1966, from 11/7 - 30/7. A total of 16 countries took part.
  • England was the champion of the FIFA World Cup in 1966, defeating West Germany by a score of 4 x 2 in the final. Portugal placed third.
  • Eusébio of Portugal scored 9 goals in the FIFA World Cup of football in 1966.
 
1970
  • The FIFA World Cup of Football was hosted by Mexico in 1970, from 31/5 - 21/6. A total of 16 countries took part.
  • Brazil was the champion of the FIFA World Cup in 1970, defeating Italy by a score of 4 x 1 in the final. West Germany placed third.
  • Gerd Müller of Germany scored 10 goals in the FIFA World Cup of football in 1970.

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