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Queen Elizabeth II presents the World Cup trophy to England captain Bobby Moore at Wembley Stadium, 1966. 


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Queen Elizabeth II presents the World Cup trophy to England captain Bobby Moore at Wembley Stadium, 1966. Action Images/via REUTERS

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Argentina\u0027s Diego Maradona celebrates as referee Romualdo Arppi Filho blows the final whistle during their World Cup Final against West Germany, 1986.  



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Argentina's Diego Maradona celebrates as referee Romualdo Arppi Filho blows the final whistle during their World Cup Final against West Germany, 1986. Action Images/via REUTERS

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England\u0027s Geoff Hurst completes a hat trick as he scores England\u0027s fourth goal against West Germany in the final, 1966. 
 

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England's Geoff Hurst completes a hat trick as he scores England's fourth goal against West Germany in the final, 1966. Action Images/via REUTERS

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Brazil\u0027s coach Luiz Felipe Scolari gestures to Bernard during their semi-final after Germany scored seven goals in a row, 2014. The 7-1 loss was the largest margin of defeat in the history of World Cup semi-finals. 
 
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Brazil's coach Luiz Felipe Scolari gestures to Bernard during their semi-final after Germany scored seven goals in a row, 2014. The 7-1 loss was the largest margin of defeat in the history of World Cup semi-finals. REUTERS/David Gray

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England\u0027s Bryan Robson reacts after missing an open goal during their Group D match against Czechoslovakia, 1982. 


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England's Bryan Robson reacts after missing an open goal during their Group D match against Czechoslovakia, 1982. Action Images/via REUTERS

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Team USA players celebrate as Colombia\u0027s Andres Escobar scores an own goal at the Rose Bowl in Los Angeles, 1994. Escobar was murdered upon returning home, possibly in retaliation for the goal. 
  

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Team USA players celebrate as Colombia's Andres Escobar scores an own goal at the Rose Bowl in Los Angeles, 1994. Escobar was murdered upon returning home, possibly in retaliation for the goal. Action Images/via REUTERS

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Italy\u0027s Giorgio Chiellini shows his shoulder, claiming he was bitten by Uruguay\u0027s Luis Suarez, during their Group D match, 2014. 


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Italy's Giorgio Chiellini shows his shoulder, claiming he was bitten by Uruguay's Luis Suarez, during their Group D match, 2014. REUTERS/Tony Gentile

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England captain Bobby Moore swaps shirts with Pele of Brazil after their Group C match, 1970.  

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England captain Bobby Moore swaps shirts with Pele of Brazil after their Group C match, 1970. Action Images/via REUTERS

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World Cup champions Argentina, led by Diego Maradona,  play Cameroon in Group B action, 1990. Cameroon stunned the world by defeating Argentina, heralding a new era in African soccer.  



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World Cup champions Argentina, led by Diego Maradona, play Cameroon in Group B action, 1990. Cameroon stunned the world by defeating Argentina, heralding a new era in African soccer. Action Images/via REUTERS

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Argentina\u0027s Nery Pumpido and Daniel Passarella celebrate after victory over England in the quarter final, 1986.    



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Argentina's Nery Pumpido and Daniel Passarella celebrate after victory over England in the quarter final, 1986. Action Images/Tony Marshall/via REUTERS

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Italy\u0027s Paolo Rossi scores against West Germany in the final, 1982. 

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Italy's Paolo Rossi scores against West Germany in the final, 1982. Action Images/via REUTERS

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Italy\u0027s captain Dino Zoff lifts the trophy after defeating West Germany in the final, 1982. The 40-year-old goalkeeper is the oldest ever World Cup winner. 


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Italy's captain Dino Zoff lifts the trophy after defeating West Germany in the final, 1982. The 40-year-old goalkeeper is the oldest ever World Cup winner. Action Images/via REUTERS

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An aerial view of the first World Cup final, in Uruguay, 1930. 


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An aerial view of the first World Cup final, in Uruguay, 1930. Action Images/via REUTERS

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Brazil\u0027s Pele celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Italy in the final, 1970. The finals were the first to be broadcast live around the world in color. 



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Brazil's Pele celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Italy in the final, 1970. The finals were the first to be broadcast live around the world in color. Action Images/via REUTERS

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England captain Bobby Moore holds the trophy after defeating West Germany in the final, 1966. 


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England captain Bobby Moore holds the trophy after defeating West Germany in the final, 1966. Action Images/via REUTERS

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West Germany scores the winning penalty against Argentina in the final, 1990. It was the last World Cup to feature two German teams, as the country was reunified later in the year.   

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West Germany scores the winning penalty against Argentina in the final, 1990. It was the last World Cup to feature two German teams, as the country was reunified later in the year. Action Images/via REUTERS

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Germany celebrates after winning the final against Argentina, 2014. 

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Germany celebrates after winning the final against Argentina, 2014. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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Brazil\u0027s captain Dunga leads his victorious team on their lap of honor after winning the final against Italy, 1994. 

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Brazil's captain Dunga leads his victorious team on their lap of honor after winning the final against Italy, 1994. Action Images/via REUTERS

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