Wikipedia - FIFA World Cup
There are many sports played all over the world. The most popular sport in the world is futbol or soccer, as we know it. Manchester United is the most recognized sports team in the world. WOW!
A survey in 2001 by FIFA 2001 showed more than 240 million people play the sport of football in over 200 countries across almost every part of the globe. A world cup is played every 4 years between 32 qualifying countries, in a different country. In 2006 it was Germany in 2010 it will be South Africa.