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Uruguay Alcides GHIGGIA

(22/12/1926)

Record at FIFA Tournaments
TournamentsEditionsMPWDLGFGAY2YCR
FIFA World Cup™ Final1950431040000
FIFA World Cup™ Qualifier1958310200001
FIFA World Cup™
EditionVenueDateMatchStage
1950Rio De Janeiro 16/07/1950Uruguay URU2:1 (0:0)BRA BrazilFinal round
1950Sao Paulo 13/07/1950Uruguay URU3:2 (1:2)SWE SwedenFinal round
1950Sao Paulo 09/07/1950Uruguay URU2:2 (1:2)ESP SpainFinal round
1950Belo Horizonte 02/07/1950Uruguay URU8:0 (4:0)BOL BoliviaGroup matches
FIFA World Cup™ Qualifiers
EditionVenueDateMatchStage
1958Belfast 15/01/1958Northern Ireland NIR2:1 (2:0)ITA ItalyFirst stage
1958Milan 22/12/1957Italy ITA3:0 (1:0)POR PortugalFirst stage
1958Lisbon 26/05/1957Portugal POR3:0 (1:0)ITA ItalyFirst stage

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  • Former footballer Alcides Ghiggia holds the FIFA World Cup trophy
  • Former footballer Alcides Ghiggia, 86, the last survivor of Uruguay's shock win over Brazil in the deciding match of the 1950 World Cup at the Maracana Stadium, touches the FIFA World Cup trophy
  • Uruguayan football legend Alcides Ghiggia is driven into the field before the start of the Brazil 2014 FIFA World Cup intercontinental playoff second leg football match Uruguay vs Jordan
  • Uruguayan former football player, Alcides Edgardo Ghiggia, looks at his birthday cake during an homage at the Football Museum in Montevideo
  • Uruguayan former footballer, Alcides Ghiggia, 83, leaves his footprints at Maracana's Walk Of Fame
  • Uruguayan former footballer, Alcides Ghiggia, 83, shows a book given as a gift by the Secretary of Tourism of Brazil
  • Uruguayan former footballer, Alcides Ghiggia, 83, poses after leaving his footprints at Maracana's Walk Of Fame