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Runner Up But Never FIFA World Cup Champion

Picture of a Soccer BallTrivia Question

Going into the 2014 FIFA World Cup, what countries have been runners up but have never won the World Cup?

Trivia Question Answer

Going into the 2014 FIFA World Cup four countries have been runners up but have never won the World Cup. They are:

  • Netherlands who has been a 3 time runner up (1974, 1978, 2010)
  • Czechoslovakia who has been a 2 time runner up (1934, 1962)
  • Hungary who has been a 2 time runner up (1938, 1954)
  • Sweden who has been a runner up once (1958)