Who knocked out France in the 2002 World Cup?

Who knocked out France in the 2002 World Cup?

A 2–0 defeat by Denmark in their last group game in Incheon sealed France’s elimination from the World Cup. France went out of the Cup without scoring a goal, recording the worst World Cup performance by World Cup holders other than Uruguay in 1934, who refused to defend their title.

When did France beat Senegal?

Papa Bouba Diop, author of legendary Senegal goal in 2002 World Cup, passes away. Papa Bouba Diop, the man who scored the winner in Senegal’s unbelievable upset over France in the opening game of the 2002 World Cup, died Saturday at the age of 42.

Who won FIFA 2002?

Brazil national football team
2002 FIFA World Cup/Champion

Who was the best player in 2002 World Cup?

The 2002 FIFA World Player of the Year award was won by Ronaldo for a record-breaking third time.

Did Zidane play in 2002 World Cup?

As reigning world and European champions, France entered the 2002 World Cup in Japan/Korea as favourites but a thigh injury sustained in a warm up match before the tournament prevented Zidane from playing in France’s first two matches and without their talisman, the French team failed to score in either match.

Where did Italy finish in the 2002 World Cup?

FIFA World Cup record
Year Round Position
1994 Runners-up 2nd
1998 Quarter Final 5th
2002 Round of 16 15th

How many World Cups did France win?

22018, 1998
France plays their home matches at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, Île-de-France, and their manager is Didier Deschamps. They have won two FIFA World Cups, two UEFA European Championships, two FIFA Confederations Cups, one Artemio Franchi Trophy and one UEFA Nations League title.

Who won the 2002 World Cup best player?

World Cup Award Winners

Year Golden Ball Goals Scored
2006 Zinedine Zidane 5
2002 Oliver Kahn 8
1998 Ronaldo 6
1994 Romario 6

Which country win World Cup in 2002?

The final score was 2–0 to Brazil. Brazil’s win was their fifth World Cup title, which remains a record as of 2021….2002 FIFA World Cup Final.

The final was played at International Stadium Yokohama (pictured in 2008).
Event 2002 FIFA World Cup
Germany Brazil 0 2
Date 30 June 2002

What number was Zidane for France?

21Juventus F.C. / Midfielder
5Real Madrid CF / Midfielder7FC Girondins de Bordeaux / Midfielder
Zinedine Zidane/Number

What height is Zidane in feet?

1.85 m
Zinedine Zidane/Height

When did Senegal beat France in World Cup?

Friday, 31 May, 2002, 13:23 GMT 14:23 UK. Senegal shocked France and the footballing world by claiming victory in the opening game of the World Cup.

What was the controversy in the 2002 World Cup?

There was much controversy over the refereeing in the tournament. Questionable decisions in the match between Italy and South Korea resulted in 400,000 complaints, and featured in ESPN’s 10 most fabled World Cup controversies.

Who are the teams that qualified for the 2002 World Cup?

199 teams attempted to qualify for the 2002 World Cup. The qualification process began with the preliminary draw held in Tokyo on 7 December 1999. Defending champions France and co-hosts South Korea and Japan qualified automatically and did not have to play any qualification matches.

Who are the players in Senegal v France?

The glory of their 1998 campaign now seems a distant memory after Senegal’s sensational World Cup debut four years on. France: Barthez, Thuram, Leboeuf, Desailly, Lizarazu, Wiltord (Cisse 81), Petit, Djorkaeff (Dugarry 60), Vieira, Henry, Trezeguet.

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