All the important numbers from FIFA World Cup 2014

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The champions Germany celebrate with the trophy
Rio de Janeiro, July 14: Mario Goetze was the hero as Germany won their fourth World Cup title, beating Argentina 1-0 after extra time in the final yesterday (July 13) here.

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Goetze's 113th minute goal gave Germany the trophy after 24 years of wait.

As it happened in the 2010 final, the winners were decided in extra time after a goalless contest in 90 minutes. Back then, Andres Iniesta's 116th minute goal crowned Spain as the champions against Netherlands.

Here the numbers from World Cup 2014

  • 0 - Germany did not lose a single game on way to lifting the trophy. They had one draw in the group stage and won 6
  • 1 - Champion - Germany
  • 4 - The number of World Cup titles for Germany (1954, 1974 as hosts, 1990, 2014)
  • 6 - Goals by Colombia's James Rodriguez. He was the top scorer and won the Golden Boot
  • 7 - Goals conceded by Brazil to Germany in the semi-finals
  • 10 - Red cards shown at this World Cup
  • 16 - Total number of goals for Miroslav Klose in World Cup history. He is the record holder now. He surpassed Brazil's Ronaldo (15) during this tournament
  • 18 - Number of goals scored by Germany, the most in the tournament by a team. 15 of them were open play goals and 3 from set pieces
  • 22 - Age of Mario Goetze who scored the winner in the final
  • 24 - Germany won World Cup after 24 years. In 1990, they had beaten Argentina 1-0 in the final
  • 25 - Number of saves by German goallkeeper Manuel Neuer. These are the highest number of saves. He won the Golden Glove award for this
  • 35 million dollars - Prize money for the champions Germany
  • 64 - Total number of matches played
  • 83.9 Kilometres - Total distance covered by Germany's Thomas Muller. He was the top runner in the tournament
  • 113 - The winning goal in the final came in the 113th minute from Goetze
  • 171 - Total number of goals
  • 396 - Average passes per team. It was 353 in 2010
  • 562 - Passes completed by German captain Philipp Lahm, the highest in the tournament
  • 576 million dollars - Total prize money for the tournament
  • 736 - Total number of players who came for the World Cup
  • 4157 - Total number of passes completed by Germany. They were the Best Passers. Tournament average was 1583 passes
  • 76,935 - Total capacity at the Maracana Stadium, which hosted the final

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