World Cup 1958 – Sweden Stadiums

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Last Updated: August 14, 2015

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Brazil Team Celebrating 1958 WC Victory

Overview

  • Winner: Brazil
  • Runner Up: Sweden
  • Stadiums: 12
  • Teams: 16
  • Date: 8th June - 29th June 1958

The 1958 World Cup was hosted by Sweden between the 8th and 29th of June with the home nation making it to the final where they were defeated by Brazil 5-2 thanks to a brace by Pele. The competition is famous for being the first and only to be held in Europe not won by a European team.

Venues

Location Stadium Capacity
Stockholm Råsunda Stadium 52,400
Gothenburg Ullevi Stadium 53,500
Malmö Malmö Stadion 30,000
Helsingborg Olympia 27,000
Eskilstuna Tunavallen 20,000
Norrköping Idrottsparken 20,000
Sandviken Jernvallen 20,000
Uddevalla Rimnersvallen 17,778
Borås Ryavallen 15,000
Halmstad Örjans Vall 15,000
Örebro Eyravallen 13,000
Västerås Arosvallen 10,000

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Last Updated: August 14, 2015

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