These Historical World Cup Facts Examine the Cost of Watching the Games

By: Alyson Wyers - Jun 17, 2014
References: dailyinfographic & designtaxi
If you need a little light reading between matches, this infographic displays historical World Cup facts. Created by social entertainment platform KNCTR, the infographic is particularly timely given we are currently in the midst of the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

From the history of the world cup to the cost of watching, these World Cup facts cover a range of topics. Brazil has won the tournament the most, and according to the infographic are favored to win again as they are the host country. For the first time fans were involved in naming the official balls used, the Brazuca. Brazil also spent three times more money on stadium construction and renovation than South Africa spent in 2010.