Argentina has won the cup twice. Once in 1978 and once in 1986.
it is estimated by "Steltz" that 600,670,992,552,617,005 games of soccer have been played globally.
Argentina have been to 14 world cups. They missed out once.
The best sports in the world have been narrowed down by most to be from the following:Football (soccer)Football (American)BasketballBaseballBecause soccer is the most popular sport in the world (and most played), it is safe to assume that soccer is the best sport in the world.
The most popular sport in the world is soccer, and that is a game that poor countries can play. So soccer would be a reasonable answer.
There is evidence that soccer was played in china in the second and third centuries BC, so it has been played for over 2200 years.
The world cup soccer has been held 21 times.
The F.I.F.A world cup has never been played in any African country till today. But the good news is that the 2010 world cup will be held in South Africa.
Hernan Crespo has: Played himself in "Quelli che... il calcio" in 1993. Played Himself - Argentina in "XVI FIFA World Cup 1998" in 1998. Played Himself - Argentina in "2002 FIFA World Cup" in 2002. Played himself in "Match of the Day 2" in 2004. Played himself in "La noche del 10" in 2005. Played Himself - Argentina in "2006 FIFA World Cup" in 2006.
Javier Mascherano has: Played himself in "Caiga quien caiga - CQC" in 1995. Played Himself - Argentina in "2006 FIFA World Cup" in 2006. Played Himself - Argentina in "Beijing 2008: Games of the XXIX Olympiad" in 2008. Played Himself - Argentina in "2010 FIFA World Cup" in 2010. Played himself in "8 al dia" in 2011.
According to world rankings they have never been the best soccer team in the world