World Cup Football 2002 -Miniature Sheet – Korea

World Cup Football 2002 – Miniature Sheet – Korea

The 17th FIFA World Cup was jointly hosted by South & Japan. It was held in Asia for First time. Brazil beat Germany 2-0 in the Final and Turkey beat South Korea 3-2 for third place.

A Miniature issued by Korea in 1998 for the 2002 World Cup which was Jointly hosted by Japan and Korea. The MS contains four stamps on Footballers in action.

Highlights 19-20 Jun 2014 

Croatia beat Cameroon 4-0, Colombia beat Ivory Coast 2-1

Uruguay beat England 2-0,Greece & Japan played a Goalless draw.

 

FIFA World Cup 2014 -Countdown -Philatelic Coverage

FIFA World Cup 2014 -Countdown -Philatelic Coverage

The 2014 FIFA World Cup Football will be played in Brazil from 12 Jun to 13 Jul 2014. It will be Second time that Brazil is hosting the World Cup -earlier it hosted in 1950. The National Teams of 32 Countries including hosts will vie for the World Cup Trophy at 12 different City Venues in Brazil.

The 32 teams have been divided into Eight groups of Four teams each.

Group A – Brazil,Croatia,Mexico,Cameroon

Stamps on 2010 FIFA World Cup held in South Africa.

Stamps on Football –Indonesia – FIFA World Cup 2010

Indonesia issued  a Miniature sheet of Four  stamps on  FIFA World Cup 2010 being played in South Africa.