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PAST WORLD CUP RESULTS
Uruguay - 1930
Italy - 1934
France - 1938
Brazil - 1950
Switzerland - 1954
Sweden - 1958
Chile - 1962
England - 1966
Mexico - 1970
West Germany - 1974
Argentina - 1978
Spain - 1982
Mexico - 1986
Italy - 1990
USA - 1994
France - 1998
Korea/Japan - 2002
Germany - 2006
World Cup 1938 - France
Facts Facts & Figures: Figures:
* 15-team field
* 36-team preliminary field
* 483,000 total spectators
* Italy becomes 1st team to defend title
* Leonidas (Brazil) led all scorers with 8 goals
 
Final: Paris, June 19
Italy 4 - Colaussi 6,35, Piola 16,82
Hungary 2 - Titkos 8, Sarosi 70
ITALY--Olivieri, Foni, Rava, Serantoni, Andreolo, Locatelli, Biavati, Meazza, Piola, Ferrari, Colaussi
HUNGARY--Szabo, Polger, Biro, Szalay, Szucs, Lazar, Sas, Vincze, Sarosi, Szengeller, Titkos
Attendance: 60,000
 
Third Place:
Brazil 4, Sweden 2
 
Semifinals:
Italy 2, Brazil 1
Hungary 5, Sweden 1
 
Quarterfinals:
Italy 3, France 1
Brazil 1, Czechoslovakia 1
Brazil 2, Czechoslovakia 1 (replay)
Hungary 2, Switzerland 0
Sweden 8, Cuba 0
 
First Round:
Italy 2, Norway 1
France 3, Belgium 1
Brazil 6, Poland 1
Czechoslovakia 3, Holland 0
Germany 1, Switzerland 1
Switzerland 4, Germany 2 (replay)
Hungary 6, Dutch Indies 0
Cuba 3 Romania 3
Cuba 2, Romania 1 (replay)
Sweden at Austria
(Not played - Austria withdrew)