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Obdulio Varela receives the Jules Rimet trophy in 1950
Saturday, 24 January 2015
Sport, Football, World Cup Final, 16th July 1950, Maracana Stadium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 1, v Uruguay 2. Obdulio Varela, the Uruguay World Cup winning captain of 1950, receives the trophy from Jules Rimet. Uruguay upset predictions of an easy victory for Brazil by winning this final match of the tournament 2-1 with goals from Juan Alberto Schiaffino and Alcides Edgardo Ghiggia. (Photo by Bob Thomas/Popperfoto/Getty Images)