1966 FIFA Warld Cup

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1966 FIFA World Cup
Tournament details
Host kintra Ingland
Dates 11–30 Julie (20 days)
Teams 16 (from 4 confederations)
Venue(s)(in 7 host cities)
Final positions
Champions  Ingland (1st title)
Runners-up  Wast Germany
Third place  Portugal
Fowert place  Soviet Union
Tournament statistics
Matches played 32
Goals scored 89 (2.78 per match)
Attendance 1,563,135 (48,848 per match)
Tap scorer(s) Portugal Eusébio (9 goals)
Best player Ingland Bobby Charlton[1]
Best young player Wast Germany Franz Beckenbauer
1962
1970

The 1966 FIFA Warld Cup wis the aicht FIFA Warld Cup an wis held in Ingland frae 11 tae 30 Julie 1966. Ingland beat Wast Germany 4–2 in the feenal, winnin the Jules Rimet Trophy.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "World Cup Best Players (Golden Ball)". Topend Sports. Retrieved 23 June 2018.