2002 FIFA Warld Cup

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2002 FIFA Warld Cup
2002 FIFA 월드컵 한국/일본
2002 FIFAワールドカップ 韓国/日本
Tournament details
Host kintras South Korea
Japan
Dates 31 May – 30 Juin (31 days)
Teams 32 (from 5 confederations)
Venue(s) 20 (in 20 host cities)
Final positions
Champions  Brazil (5t title)
Runners-up  Germany
Third place  Turkey
Fowert place  Sooth Korea
Tournament statistics
Matches played 64
Goals scored 161 (2.52 per match)
Attendance 2,705,197 (42,269 per match)
Tap scorer(s) Brazil Ronaldo (8 goals)
Best player Germany Oliver Kahn
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The 2002 FIFA Warld Cup wis the 17t stagin o the FIFA Warld Cup, held in Sooth Korea an Japan frae 31 Mey tae 30 Juin. It wis an aa the first Warld Cup held in Asie, an the last in which the gowden goal rule wis implementit. Brazil wan the tournament for a record fift time, beatin Germany 2–0 in the final.[1] Turkey beat Sooth Korea 3–2 in the third place match.[2] Fraunce wur the defendin champions but wur eliminatit in the group stage efter earnin a single pynt.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Brazil crowned world champions". BBC Sport. 30 June 2002. Archived from the original on 27 March 2012. Retrieved 27 March 2012. 
  2. "Turkey finish in style". BBC Sport. 29 June 2002. Archived from the original on 27 March 2012. Retrieved 27 March 2012.