NEW YORK – Football World Cup 2014 is now 27 days away and excitement is getting hotter.
We have giving a daily dose of some interesting facts relating to the mega events, the present one and past ones. Here is the today’s daily dose”
Hungary scored a total of 27 goals in five matches at the 1954 FIFA World Cup Switzerland, an average of 5.4 per game.
This gave the Magyars not only the highest-ever goal average in the history of the competition, but also the highest number of goals ever scored in a single World Cup.
Sadly for this fantastic, free-scoring side, they famously lost out in the 1954 Final, going down 3-2 to a Germany side they had thrashed 8-3 during the group phase.