The History of The FIFA World Cup

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The FIFA World Cup is one of the most prestigious tournaments in all of sports. People from all over the world tune in to cheer on their nation in a bid to discover which nation will reign supreme and be able to claim that they have the best talent when it comes to soccer. The World Cup has become one of the most watched events with an audience of over 20 billion throughout the tournament's history. However, the World Cup didn't start out as a major event and had some obstacles to overcome. If you are a huge soccer fan and would like to learn about the history of the FIFA World Cup, read through this gallery and find out just how it got its start.