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Italy 1934 – Direct Eliminations

Friday, September 4th, 2009

Italy 1934Italy won fair and square household in sharp rivalry with 12 European countries. Football is becoming increasingly popular and the football World Cup has become one of the most famous, most popular and most desired sports events in the world, along with the Olympic Games. The formula to them with a different 2 years, also contributes to the rise of the two forums. Great novelty of this World Championship is a scheme which provides for 16-s team directly from the first elimination game. (This scheme will be repeated only once – the next). Another novelty is the introduction of qualifications for the World Championship standings (records are part of more than 16). Therefore, qualifications will be something essential, irrevocable, will be part of the game, so to speak, but then it happened for the first time. There is no a surprise. Favorites with ease and take his rank for the final round. For the first time in the history of the football World Cup and Bulgaria is involved in the fight for a place under the sun, but still its too far from the truth – two losses in Hungary with 1:4 in Sofia and Budapest, one in Vienna in Austria with 1:6, the famous “Vundertim, which is a clear favorite for the title of World Championship II (no loss since April 1931). So – we are still at home, and Hungarians and Austrians pride march in Rome at the opening, along with another 14 representatives of their countries: Italy, Spain, Austria, France, Hungary, Czechoslovakia, Romania, Switzerland, Holland, Germany, Belgium Sweden, Brazil, Argentina, USA and Egypt. Big splash is the lack of Uruguay. For the first and last time in the history of the football World Cup, the world champion will not defend his crown and throne! And why? (more…)