If the best teams always won, why would anyone watch?
Cinderella stories and upsets are the reason we watch sports. Everyone loves an underdog. There is nothing better than when a team is completely outmatched but somehow finds a way to win the game.
The World Cup is the perfect place for an upset. There is a hierarchy in the soccer world—only six countries have won the World Cup: Brazil, England, France, Germany, Argentina, Italy, and Uruguay.
When the Big Six lose, everyone cheers because they are not supposed to lose.
Let’s take a look at the 10 biggest possible upsets in the World Cup.