Uruguay v Brazil (1950 FIFA World Cup)
|Tragedy of Maracanã (Maracanaço)|
|Event||1950 FIFA World Cup|
|Date||16 July 1950|
|Venue||Maracanã Stadium, Rio de Janeiro|
|Referee||George Reader (England)|
The match between Uruguay and Brazil was the game of the final stage at the 1950 FIFA World Cup. It was played at the Maracanã Stadium in the then-capital of Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, on 16 July 1950.
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Match[change | change source]
Referee: George Reader (England)
References[change | change source]
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Mike Janela (12 June 2018). "World Cup Rewind: Largest attendance at a match in the 1950 Brazil final". Guinness World Records. Retrieved 16 September 2021.