The FIFA 2022 World Cup is here and 5aside.com™ are serving up some interesting, fun and random facts from nearly 100 years of World Cup history.
Looking for World Cup groups, fixtures and TV schedules? We have put together an essential guide to the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar with group lists, full TV listings, all the fixtures, and more!
Looking for England World Cup fixtures? We have all the details on England games, TV schedule, kick-off times, group & route to the final in Qatar – Comon’ England!
Who has won most football World Cups and who will win the next FIFA World Cup in Qatar? We list the previous champions, Golden Boot winners and the favourites for 2022
FIFA World Cup: Did you know?
ⓘ Uruguay was the first country to host the FIFA World Cup in 1930 and also became the first nation to win the tournament.
ⓘ The original FIFA World Cup trophy was named after former FIFA President Jules Rimet. Ahead of the 1966 FIFA World Cup in England, the Jules Rimet trophy was stolen whilst on display in London. It was discovered seven days later by a dog called Pickles underneath a hedge in southeast London.