1962 FIFA World Cup Chile ™
- Teams: 24
- When: 30 May 1962 to 17 June 1962
- Final: 17 June 1962
- Matches: 32
- Goals Scored: 89 (average 2.8 per match)
- Attendance: 893172 (average 27911)
- Winner: Brazil
- Runners-Up: Czechoslovakia
- Third: Chile
- Fourth: Yugoslavia
- Golden Shoe: Florian ALBERT (HUN),
- Valentin IVANOV (URS),
- Drazen JERKOVIC (YUG),
- Leonel SANCHEZ (CHI),
- VAVA (BRA),
- GARRINCHA (BRA)
- Best Young Player Award: Florian ALBERT (HUN)
Did You Know?
- Brazil used a record low of 12 players during their title-winning campaign. Their squad also became the oldest to lift the FIFA World Cup™ Trophy.
- When Lev Yashin conceded a goal against Chile, he was unexpectedly hugged by Eladio Rojas, who was overwhelmed at having scored past the Soviet great
- In a last eight tie against Brazil, Jimmy Greaves paid the price for catching a dog that had run on to the pitch - it urinated on his England shirt!
- Losing 4-1 with less than 25 minutes remaining, Marcos Coll scored direct from a corner to help Colombia snatch a 4-4 draw with the Soviet Union.
- All Argentina-born, Alfredo Di Stefano was part of Helenio Herrera's Spain squad, Omar Sivori played for Italy, and Adolfo Pedernera coached Colombia.