Why does Uruguay have 4 stars on their jersey?

Why does the Uruguay badge have 4 stars?

Uruguay have four stars to celebrate the two times they have won the World Cup AND the two times they have won gold at the Olympics. They won the World Cup in 1930 and 1950. And they won gold in the 1924 and 1928 Olympics.

Who has the most FIFA World Cup wins?

FIFA World Cup

FIFA World Cup Trophy
Founded 1930
Number of teams 32 (finals)
Current champions France (2nd title)
Most successful team(s) Brazil (5 titles)

Who won the 1st World Cup?

How many stars are in Brazil’s jersey?

World Cup winners are able to print a star for each of their tournament victories above the crest on their shirt, with the likes of Brazil having five stars and Italy and Germany having four apiece.

What do the stars mean on a football jersey?

Players who have been named a team captain typically wear a “C” patch on their jerseys. … The number of gold stars on the patch represents the number of years that player has been named captain by a team. If he has been named captain for longer than four years, the “C” on the patch is gold.

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