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who scored the first goal in the first world soccer cup?

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  • micho
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago
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    Lucien Laurent- He was making only his third appearance for his country (France) when he struck the opening goal in the first game of the inaugural World Cup tournament in Uruguay on 13 July 1930.

    The midfielder struck with a 19th-minute volley which set France on their way to a 4-1 victory over Mexico.

  • 1 decade ago

    The first goal in the first world soccer cup (1930 FIFA World Cup in Uruguay) was scored by Lucien Laurent of the French squad, it was a volley in the 19th minute of a game against Mexico on July 13, 1930. France won the game 4-1,

    Source(s): Laurent FIFA World Cup
  • 1 decade ago

    Lucien Laurent of FRANCE was the first goal scorer of the FIFA World Cup in 1930 when he scored in the 19th minute against MEXICO during the 1930 FIFA World Cup 1st round Group 1 match on 13 July 1930 at the Pocitos Stadium in Montevideo, Uruguay. FRANCE won the match 4-1.

  • 1 decade ago


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