By Stefania Zafeiri , Silia Pitsiou , Maria Stasinopoulou
The FIFA World Cup, also known as world cup, was founded in 1930 and 32 teams participate from many countries in the world. In this competition only men take part every four years since 1930 who are members of the Internationale de Football Association(FIFA). This tournament is held every four years except for 1942 and 1946 because of the second World War .
Not to mention Brazil is one of the most popular and successful teams with five wins and is the only one who has played in every tournament .Other countries that have won the World Cup are Argentina, France, England , Spain, Germany and Italy .Argentina is one of the reigning champions with three titles. The 2022 FIFA world cup took place during winter .In conclusion FIFA world cup is a well known association that plenty of people view every four years all over the world.
Even though Greece has made three different appearances in the FIFA WORLD CUP in 1994, in 2010 and in 2014 , the greek national football team has never achieved a top in the top champions. The FIFA WORLD CUP are used as anthems and advertising campaigns for the mudial with the most popular sing being “ Waka waka ” by Shakira representing the country of Africa with over 3 billion views on Youtube .
2022 FIFA World Cup final
The final was played on 18 December between Argentina and France. Both teams had won the event twice previously. Early goals from Lionel Messi and Angel Di Maria gave Argentina, leading 2–0, a head start against the French. Despite multiple substitutions in the first half, France did not record a shot until after the 70th minute, but were energised by additional substitutions in the 71st. A few minutes later, France were awarded a penalty as Randal Kolo Muani was brought down in the penalty area. Mbappé scored the penalty, and added a second goal less than two minutes later to equalise the scores.With the score tied at two goals apiece, the match went to extra time.