Definitions for "1994 FIFA World Cup"
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The 1994 FIFA World Cup, the 15th staging of the FIFA World Cup, was held in the United States from June 17 to July 17, 1994. The United States was chosen as hosts by FIFA in July 1988. Brazil became the first nation to win four World Cup titles, as they beat Italy 3-2 in a penalty shootout after the game ended 0-0 after extra-time, the first final to be decided by penalties.
The 1994 Football World Cup was held from June 18 through July 17 at various venues throughout the United States. For match results and statistics, see 1994 FIFA World Cup.