The sixth official FIFA Environment Cup to be held was in 1958. This event was hosted by Sweden and took place in twelve unique host towns. The complete of the game titles occurred among June eight and June 28 and there were being 16 unique teams that played. This was the very 1st Environment Cup that was gained by Brazil and they conquer Sweden in the ultimate match. Just one noteworthy actuality that about this Environment Cup is that it was the only just one where by a European nation hosted it and a European staff did not finish up profitable it. There were being a complete of 35 matches played and 126 targets scored. Almost a million individuals watched attended the activities as a complete and this was a breakout event for Jus Fontaine who scored 13 targets as very well as the debut for the 17 year aged Pele.
In this Environment Cup the host staff (Sweden) as very well as the defending champs (West Germany) bought automatic bids while there were being three given to S. The usa, just one to Africa and Asia, just one to North The usa, and 9 to Europe. The most noteworthy facts about qualification are that Italy failed to make it for the 1st and only time and the Soviet’s competent for the 1st time.
The structure improvements that took place in this opposition were being that teams had to participate in the other teams in their group at the very least just one time. There was also no more time awarded for a draw through these matches. There were being also new guidelines proven to make it possible for a objective typical to individual teams through the event, though it did not have to be utilized in this event.
To summarize the event, it started off out with Brazil coming to a – draw versus England which had in no way right before happened in Environment Cup heritage where by equally teams arrived up scoreless at the finish of the video game. Brazil conquer out the Soviets in the final of their group game titles but the Soviet’s still ended up going to a playoff video game versus England. Other playoff game titles incorporated Czechoslovakia versus Northern Ireland where by the Irish gained and moved on to participate in France in the quarter-finals. Just Fontaine of the French staff arrived away from the group game titles netting 6 targets complete. The French gained that video game and West Germany also conquer out Yugoslavia to place them into the semi-finals. Sweden ended up beating the Soviets and Brazil yet again gained versus Wales with a one objective from Pele.
Then it arrived time for the semi-ultimate ultimate round where by Sweden place on a strong overall performance versus West Germany where by Erich Juskowiak was ejected (which was a further 1st in Environment Cup heritage). The French played Brazil and even nevertheless Fontaine scored a objective in that video game, Pele had a hat trick in the video game and they ended up profitable five-two.
It then arrived time for the ultimate video game which was played in Solna. Sweden struck 1st and went up just one issue just after only four minutes but Brazil did not give up. Vava ended up scoring a objective to tie them and then scored yet again right before fifty percent time. The second fifty percent belonged to Pele who scored two much more targets and Brazil ended up bringing property the Jules Rimet trophy.