days, players | Cafu
The cultured full-back represented ️ Confederação Brasileira de Futebol in four FIFA World Cups between 1994 and 2006, and is the only player to have appeared in three consecutive World Cup finals, winning the 1994 and 2002 editions of the tournament, the latter as his team's captain.
3⃣0⃣ DAYS TO GO!
Pape Bouba Diop scored the first goal of the 2002 FIFA #WorldCup in the 30th minute of the opening match for Senegal against France - securing a famous victory for the African team!
Do you remember this match
Looking back at one of the great team goals in FIFA World Cup history
What's the story behind Esteban Cambiasso's strike for AFA - Selección Argentina in 2006 Find out with the Hyundai Worldwide Anatomy of a Goal!
DID YOU KNOW
5⃣ fathers have coached their sons at the FIFA World Cup:
Ondino Viera & Milton Viera (, 1966)
Cesare Maldini & Paolo Maldini (, 1998)
Zlatko Kranjcar & Niko Kranjcar (, 2006)
Ilija Petkovic & Dusan Petkovic (, 2006)
Vladimir Weiss & Vladimir Weiss (, 2010)
Bob Bradley & Michael Bradley (, 2010)
days, players | Miroslav Klose
The prolific striker played a key role in Germany Football Team - Die Mannschaft’s World Cup triumph in 2014, becoming the competition’s all-time leading goalscorer. He had previously starred at Korea/Japan 2002, where he reached the Final and was the tournament’s second-top scorer, at Germany 2006, where he finished third and won the adidas Golden Shoe, and at South Africa 2010, where Germany again secured third place.