Fifa world cup 2022

Fifa world cup 2022

In the final of the FIFA Men’s World Cup 2022, Argentina, under the captaincy of Lionel Messi, defeated defending champions France in the penalty shootout and won the title.

 The 2022 FIFA World Cup was the 22nd edition of the competition, played in Qatar from 20 November – 18 December 2022.

Official Mascot: Leib

 Kylian Mbappe of the French team, who was the runner-up in this tournament, was awarded the Golden Boot Award.

This award is given to the player who scores the most goals.

Golden Gloves: Emiliano Martinez (Argentina)

Youngest player: Enzo Fernandez (Argentina)

Golden Ball (Best Performance of the Tournament): Lionel Messi (Argentina)

FIFA Fair Play Award: England

After 1986, Argentina became the world champion for the third time.  Earlier, he was world champion in 1978 and 1986.  Was the runner-up in 2014. Argentina was also the runner-up in the first edition of the FIFA World Cup in 1930.

In football there are 11 players in each team.

The FIFA World Cup started in 1930.  It takes place every 4 years. In 1942 and 1946, the FIFA World Cup was not organized due to the World War.

The first 1930 World Cup was won by Uruguay.  The country that has won the World Cup the most times is Brazil, it has been the World Cup winner five times so far.

Future editions

The FIFA Men’s World Cup 2026 will be jointly hosted by the United States, Canada and Mexico. 

The FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 will be organized in Australia.  This will be the 9th edition of the Women’s World Cup.

Recently 4 South American countries Argentina, Chile, Uruguay, Paraguay have jointly bid for the FIFA World Cup 2030.

Geography of Argentina

Geography of Argentina It is a country located in South America that borders Paraguay, Uruguay, Brazil, Chile and Bolivia.

Interesting facts of South America 

Do you know that Brazil is the largest country in South America which borders all the countries of South America except Ecuador and Chile.

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