As the 2018 World Cup draws nearer, people everywhere get excited and start thinking about who won the last and previous world cup.
The World Cup was founded in 1930 and has run every 4 years with the exception of 1942 and 1946. Since it’s inception 204 teams have qualified, there have been 32 finals.
The Current champions are Germany (4th title) and the Most successful team is Brazil (5 titles).
Here are the full list of winners of the previous men’s FIFA World Cups.
|2014||Brazil||Germany||Germany 1-0 Argentina|
|2010||South Africa||Spain||Spain 1-0 Netherlands|
|2006||Germany||Italty||1-1, then Italy beat France 5-3 in penalties|
|2002||Japan / S. Korea||Brazil||Brazil 2-0 Germany|
|1998||France||France||France 3-0 Brazil|
|1994||USA||Brazil||0-0, then Brazil defeated Italy 3-2 in penalties|
|1990||Italy||Germany||Germany 1-0 Argentina|
|1986||Mexico||Argentina||Argentina 3-2 Germany|
|1982||Spain||Italy||Italy 3-1 Germany|
|1978||Argentina||Argentina||Argentina 3-1 Holland|
|1974||Germany||Germany||Germany 2-1 Holland|
|1970||Mexico||Brazil||Brazil 4-1 Italy|
|1966||England||England||England 4-2 Germany|
|1962||Chile||Brazil||Brazil 3-1 Czechoslovakia|
|1958||Sweden||Brazil||Brazil 5-2 Sweden|
|1954||Switzerland||Germany||Germany 3-2 Hungary|
|1950||Brazil||Uruguay||Uruguay 2-1 Brazil|
|1938||France||Italy||Italy 4-2 Hungary|
|1934||Italy||Italy||Italy 2-1 Czechoslovakia|
|1930||Uruguay||Uruguay||Uruguay 4-2 Argentina|