FIFA World Cup Trophy facts for kids
|FIFA World Cup Trophy|
FIFA World Cup Trophy, presented since 1974
|Given for||Winning the FIFA World Cup|
|First award||1930 (Jules Rimet Trophy)
1974 (FIFA World Cup Trophy)
The World Cup is a gold trophy that is awarded to the winners of the FIFA World Cup tournament. Since the creation of the World Cup in 1930, two trophies have been used: the Jules Rimet Trophy from 1930 to 1970, and the FIFA World Cup Trophy from 1974 to the present day.
It is made of 18 carat gold and stands 36.8 centimeters high and weighs 6.1 kilograms.
Images for kids
Poster for the 1962 FIFA World Cup featuring the Jules Rimet Trophy
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