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1950 FIFA World Cup

1950 edition of the FIFA World Cup

The 1950 FIFA World Cup was a football sporting event that was held in Brazil in 1950. This competition was special compared to other FIFA World Cup tournaments as the winner was decided by winning a mini-league instead of a knock-out game. Uruguay won the trophy after finishing higher than Brazil, Sweden and Spain in the final group stage.

Contents

ParticipantsEdit

ResultsEdit

Round 1Edit

Group AEdit

Pos Team BRA YUG SUI MEX P W D L GF GA Pts Note
1 Brazil - 2-0 2-2 4-0 3 2 1 0 8 2 5 Round 2
2 Yugoslavia 0-2 - 3-0 4-1 3 2 0 1 7 3 4
3 Switzerland 2-2 0-3 - 2-1 3 1 1 1 4 6 3
4 Mexico 0-4 1-4 1-2 - 3 0 0 3 2 10 0

Group BEdit

Pos Team ESP ENG CHI USA P W D L GF GA Pts Note
1 Spain - 1-0 2-0 3-1 3 3 0 0 6 1 6 Round 2
2 England 0-1 - 2-0 0-1 3 1 0 2 2 2 2
3 Chile 0-2 0-2 - 5-2 3 1 0 2 5 6 2
4 United States 1-3 1-0 2-5 - 3 1 0 2 4 8 2

Group CEdit

Pos Team SWE ITA PAR P W D L GF GA Pts Note
1 Sweden - 3-2 2-2 2 1 1 0 5 4 3 Round 2
2 Italy 2-3 - 2-0 2 1 0 1 4 3 2
3 Paraguay 2-2 0-2 - 2 0 1 1 2 4 1

Group DEdit

Pos Team URU BOL P W D L GF GA Pts Note
1 Uruguay - 8-0 1 1 0 0 8 0 2 Round 2
2 Bolivia 0-8 - 1 0 0 1 0 8 0

Round 2Edit

Pos Team URU BRA SWE ESP P W D L GF GA Pts Note
1 Uruguay - 2-1 3-2 2-2 3 2 1 0 7 5 5 championship
2 Brazil 1-2 - 7-1 6-1 3 2 0 1 14 4 4
3 Sweden 2-3 1-7 - 3-1 3 1 0 2 6 11 2
4 Spain 2-2 1-6 1-3 - 3 0 1 2 4 11 1

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