BRAZIL. The tournament was played in France from 10 June to 12 July 1998 and featured 32 teams divided into eight groups Stade de France, Saint-Denis. France won the trophy While Brazil were looking to defend the crown they won 4 years ago in 1994, France were playing at home, looking to win the Golden trophy for the first time. The 1998 world Cup is the first World Cup where each match in the first 2 rounds of group play and the whole knockout stage would be played separately. This was chosen in order to maximize television audiences. Formations, lineups and stats for Brazil vs Netherlands World Cup 1998 1998 World Cup Final. 0-3. Stade de France, Saint-Denis. Italy in the World Cup Finals. As was the case four years previously, Morocco were outbid to host the tournament, they accrued seven votes. Can you name the squads of these nations from the 1998 World Cup? Stade de France. Brazil won the semi-final against Sweden by 1 x 0, with a good performance by the defenders and a goal by Romrio. Can you name the squads of these nations from the 1998 World Cup? Planet World Cup - A guide to everything about the soccer World Cup Brazil was easily crushed 3-0. For the first time in the History of World Cups, a final match ends in 0 x 0, and must be decided in penalty kicks. The 1998 FIFA World Cup was the 16th FIFA World Cup, a quadrennial football tournament contested by the senior men's teams of the national associations affiliated to FIFA (the International Federation of Association Football). BRAZIL. As far as World Cup finals go, the one played out in 1998 between Brazil and France couldnt have had a better script. As far as World Cup finals go, the one played out in 1998 between Brazil and France couldnt have had a better script. Opening the 1998 World Cup against Brazil was huge.. it took Flower of Scotland to prevent us being crippled by fear, says Kevin Gallacher. The 1998 FIFA World Cup was a football sporting event that was held in France from 10 June to 12 July 1998. World Cup 1998 Final - France 3:0 Brazil ... the squad medics but quickly recovered. Edit this page; Read in another language; Template:Brazil squad 1998 FIFA World Cup Entering the 1998 World Cup as defending champions, Brazil ... in various parts of the world. On July 12the day of the 1998 World Cup finalthe Brazilian squad had lunch in Lesigny, just outside Paris. FT . As the champion of the 1994 World Cup, Brazil didn't have to dispute the Qualifiers for the 1998 tournament in France. France 1998 was Brazil's 16th appearance in the World Cup Finals. World Cup 1998 Group A Brazil Morocco Norway Scotland Group B Austria Cameroon Chile Italy Group C Denmark France Saudi Arabia South Africa Group D Bulgaria Nigeria Final. France. Copyrights 1998-2014 - This website is created and maintained by Jan Alsos. Saint-Denis . The 1998 FIFA World Cup was the 16th FIFA World Cup, the world championship for men's national association football teams. GALLACHER was part of the last Scotland side to play on the biggest stage of them all and recalls the moment Craig Brown's men opened the tournament in front of millions of worldwide viewers. Information about the complete roster of Brazil National Soccer Team in the France 1998 World Cup with players, jersey numbers, position on the field, DOB, club and coach This time, not even Romrio could help Brazil win. Brazil legend Ronaldo thinks the 2002 World Cup squad he was part of is better than every other Selecao team ever apart from the side that won the trophy in Mexico in 1970. In previous World Cups, certain matches outside the last round of group play were played simultaneously. 1998 FIFA World Cup France ... FIFA World Cup Final. Opening the 1998 World Cup against Brazil was huge.. it took Flower of Scotland to prevent us being crippled by fear, says Kevin Gallacher.