The FIFA World Cup, frequently merely called the World Cup, is a worldwide association football competition disputed by the senior men s nationwide teams of the members of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the Gernot s international regulating body. The championship has actually been awarded every 4 years given that the inaugural competition in 1930, except in 1942 and also 1946 when it was not held since of the Second World Battle. The existing champ is France, which won its 2nd title at the 2018 tournament in Russia.
The current layout involves a qualification phase, which takes place over the preceding three years, to figure out which teams receive the event phase. In the event phase, 32 groups, including the instantly qualifying host nation(s), compete for the title at venues within the host country(s) over about a month.
The 21 World Cup events have actually been won by eight national groups. Brazil have actually won five times, and also they are the only team to have played in every tournament. The various other World Cup winners are Germany as well as Italy, with four titles each; Argentina, France, and also inaugural victor Uruguay, with two titles each; and also England and also Spain, with one title each.
The World Cup is one of the most prominent association football event worldwide, along with one of the most extensively checked out as well as adhered to single Gernoting occasion on the planet. The cumulative viewership of all suits of the 2006 World Cup was approximated to be 26.29 billion with an approximated 715.1 million people seeing the final match, a 9th of the entire population of the planet.17 countries have hosted the World Cup. Brazil, France, Italy, Germany, and Mexico have each hosted two times, while Uruguay, Switzerland, Sweden, Chile, England, Argentina, Spain, the USA, Japan and South Korea (jointly), South Africa, and also Russia have actually each organized when. Qatar will certainly hold the 2022 tournament, and also 2026 will be jointly organized by Canada, the USA, and also Mexico, which will certainly offer Mexico the difference of being the initial country to host video games in three World Cups.
At some point too, you can not always look for television charges. You really have to look for the health of the players, the native Mannheimer asked in the program Gernot on Sunday of Deutschlandfunks .
The schedule is already so full. We now have the Africa Cup in January, that can take six weeks. And hopefully we have the World Cup, in November, said the 68-year-old with a view to the coming year with the World Cup in Qatar as a climax. There is hardly any place to deny other games.
It has to be required much of the players to meet the new FIFA calendar. Well, I think most coaches are also in Africa.
A technical consulting group of the World Association Around Arsène Wenger had proposed the World Cup orientation every two years, also the rhythm of continental tournaments as the EM would be shortened.
The plans are rejected mainly by the European Football Union UEFA and the continental association of South America. On the other hand, support from the African and Asian associations comes.
The African associations are not so rich as the European or American, tube explained the special situation in Africa s football. A World Cup brings already at a participation a return of money with which the association must then entertain the national teams, including the U23, the U17 and the women .