Mixed Martial Arts, FIFA World CUP, OLYMPICS

MMA / UFC

My favorite fighter: Georges St-Pierre, Canadian mixed martial artist.

MMA Events

FIFA World Cup

The German "Mannshaft" is my team (of course)!

FIFA World Cup Charts

Using a 3-2-1 point score, Germany is the most successful team of the World Cup.

Germany also has the most number of Placements of 1st, 2nd or 3rd place wins (12).

Germany FIFA World Cup Stats

  • Franz Beckenbauer is the only one of two people to have won the WC as player and as a coach.
  • Most appearances in a World Cup final: Germany
  • Most appearances in World Cup semifinal: Germany
  • Most matches played: Germany
  • Most goals scored, champions: Germany
  • Most tournaments played: Antonio Carbajal (Mexico, 1950–1966) and Lothar Matthäus (Germany, 1982–1998).
  • Most matches played, finals: Lothar Matthäus (Germany, 1982–1998).
  • Most tournaments with at least five goals: Teófilo Cubillas ( Peru 1970, 1978) and Miroslav Klose (Germany, 2002–2006).
  • Largest deficit overcome in a win in a final: West Germany, 1954 (coming from 0–2 down to win 3–2 vs Hungary).
  • Most players scoring at least seven goals in a tournament: 1970 - Gerd Müller ( West Germany) and Jairzinho ( Brazil).
  • Most matches coached: Helmut Schön ( West Germany, 1966–1978).
  • Most matches won as a coach: Helmut Schön ( West Germany, 1966–1978).
  • Most final appearances as player and head coach: Mário Zagallo, Brazil (1958 & 1962 as player, 1970, 1974 & 1998 as coach); Franz Beckenbauer, West Germany (1966–1974 as player, 1986 & 1990 as coach)
  • Most goals scored all time in all World Cups: Miroslav Klose - 16
  • WC 2014 Golden Glove (top goalie): Manuel Neue
  • Germany is first European Team win WC hosted in South American Country: WC 2014, Brasil

Olympics

Using a 3-2-1 point score USA is dominant, Germany is #3 (does not include East Germany).

Source: Wikipedia