Tag Archives: World Cup 2006

  • This Day In Sports History (June 9th) – World Cup 20066

    This Day In Sports History (June 9th) – World Cup 20066

    It was on this day in 2006 that the 18th FIFA World Cup began in Germany.  The tournament started with the host team Germany beating Costa Rica 4-2 in the highest scoring opening match in the history of the competition. This World Cup marked the first time since 1982 that all four semi-finalists were from […]