Australia 31–0 American Samoa
|Event||2002 FIFA World Cup qualification|
|Venue||International Sports Stadium, Coffs Harbour, Australia|
|Man of the Match||Archie Thompson|
|Referee||Ronan Leaustic (Tahiti)|
What is the biggest defeat in World Cup historyHungary 9, South Korea 0: 1954.Yugoslavia 9, Zaire 0: 1974.Hungary 10, El Salvador 1: 1982.
AS Adema 149–0 SO l'Emyrne
|Event||THB Champions League playoff|
|AS Adema SO l'Emyrne 149 0|
|Date||31 October 2002|
|Venue||Barikadimy Stadium, Toamasina|
No side has scored more goals in a single World Cup finals match than Hungary (10), doing so vs El Salvador in 1982. In 1982, Hungary broke their own 28-year record for the biggest win in a men's World Cup competition by battering El Salvador 10-1 in Spain.
The only teams undefeated at World Cups1930 (Uruguay) Uruguay were the first winners of the World Cup and won it on home soil.1934 (Italy) A slightly different format with Italy winning the trophy.1938 (Italy and Austria)1950 (Uruguay)1958 (Brazil)1962 (Brazil)1966 (England)1970 (Brazil)
Erling Haaland impressed fans by scoring the fourth Premier League hat-trick of his career on Sunday as Manchester City beat Wolves 3-0. Haaland has now scored 25 times in 19 EPL games and is on track to smash the current record for most goals by a Golden Boot winner.
Gavi makes World Cup history for Spain in 7-0 thrashing of feeble Costa Rica.
Manchester City's biggest ever away defeat in the history of the club came on 11 May 2008, when Middlesbrough thrashed them 8-1 in the Premier League.
The biggest margin of victory in NFL history for a regular-season game is held by the Rochester Jeffersons, who beat Fort Porter, a non-league team, in 1920, winning 66-0. The largest margin of victory between two NFL teams occurred in 1934, when the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Cincinnati Reds 64-0.
Since the 2006 FIFA World Cup in Germany, the golden goal has never been used in the event of a drawn match during the knockout stage, as FIFA restored the previous rules: in the event of a drawn game after the regular 90 minutes, two straight 15-minute periods of extra time are played.
Who has the most World Cup goals
|Player||Country||World Cup goals|
At the World Cup in Russia, it finally happened. It took a record 37 matches, but Tuesday at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Denmark and France played to a scoreless tie. Or if you want to sound like someone who knows futbol, a nil-nil draw. It was the tournament's first.
Which team has lost the World Cup final the most times France have now lost two World Cup finals – after their defeat to Italy in 2006 – but it may surprise you to learn that Germany have lost the World Cup final the most, having finished as runners-up on four occasions.
Back in 1993, a certain Ronaldinho was mentioned in the media for the first time. The 13-year-old was playing futsal for Gremio at the time and impressed everyone as he scored 23 goals in his team's 23-0 victory.
Brazilian legend and 2002 World Cup winner Ronaldinho once scored all the goals in his side's 23-0 victory in a local youth match. Ronaldinho was aged 13 and was in fifth grade when he achieved the feat which helped him catch the attention of the media.
World Cup: Can Germany avenge their 6-0 loss to Spain in Qatar
Records in World Cup
|Canada||36||19 Feb 2003|
|Canada||45||13 Jun 1979|
|Namibia||45||27 Feb 2003|
|Bangladesh||58||4 Mar 2011|
|1||Mar 30, 1952||9:2|
|2||Mar 17, 1957||8:1|
|3||Oct 9, 1976||0:7|
|4||Jul 22, 1928||8:2|
Although City fans currently suggest Liverpool F.C are their biggest rivals, most fans still agree that Manchester United are their main rivalry, a rivalry which has reignited in last few years due to the resurgence of Manchester City as one of the top teams in England following their brief absence from the top flight …
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A peculiar fact about the FIFA World Cup is that only once has a nation won it after losing its opening fixture. Spain won the FIFA World Cup 2010 in South Africa after losing their first match against Switzerland in a tough Group H that also had Chile and Honduras.
Removing the Golden Goal Rule
The use of the rule raised concerns over over-defensive playing and unnecessary extra time periods. Thus, the golden goal rule was removed for most major international competitions following the 2002 FIFA World Cup.
Who is better Messi Or Ronaldo Ronaldo has scored a record number of international goals and appearances, but Messi has won more Ballon d'Or awards (7). Messi has spent most of his playing career in Spain and France, while Ronaldo has played in Portugal, England, Spain, and Italy.
Lionel Messi beats Kylian Mbappe, Karim Benzema to Best FIFA Men's Player award. Lionel Messi was named Best FIFA Men's Player at a ceremony in Paris on Monday, beating Paris Saint-Germain teammate Kylian Mbappe and Real Madrid's Karim Benzema.
Spain achieved their biggest win in World Cup history, surpassing the 6-1 win over Bulgaria in 1998, becoming the first team to score seven goals from just eight shots on target in a single game in the history of the tournament since 1966.