Recently ESPN decided to rank the goals scored over the eighty years (including this one) of the World Cup Tournament. Their selections did and do include some of the great highlights of the Cup and its best goals. They may not have gotten them in order, but they did a great job researching and composing the list. It included: Read more..
In the eighty years since that first World Cup Championship, way back in 1930, many of soccer’s greatest and most legendary players have participated. So, you might be wondering, with all of those great players, how many hat tricks have they scored? And which ones were the best? First, you need to know that a “World Cup hat trick” is the feat f scoring three or more goals in a single match. The folks at the World Cup do not count qualifiers! So, that said, here’s the scoop: Read more..
Wining Streaks and losing streaks and statistical streaks, the World Cup has had it share of all kinds of streaks. If you were eighty years old, you might have had a few streaks of your own! Still, just for fun, here are some of the record streaks that just might be broken in 2010! Read more..