2006 World Cup is considered as the most watched events in television history. It is estimated that almost 26.29 billion non-unique viewers view the tournament through television.
World Cup Google Doodles 2006 Japan
In 2006 World Cup Japan belongs to the Group F. Along with Japan There is other teams like Brazil, Australia and Croatia in the same Group.
The first match in the Group was between Japan and Australia on 12th June. In this match Australia beat Japan by 3-1. The next match was in between Japan and Croatia. The match become draw and either team end up with null (0-0). In next match Japan lost to Brazil by 1-4. Thus Japan out of the tournament in the initial stage itself. From this Group Brazil and Australia goes to the next level.
World Cup Google Doodles 2006 Sweden
In 2006 World Cup Sweden belongs to Group B along with other teams like England, Paraguay and Trinidad and Tobago. The Group level matches are started on June 10.
The first match was between England and Paraguay. On the same day the match between Sweden and Trinidad and Tobago take place. This match become a draw by 0-0. The next match was between Sweden and Paraguay. In this match Sweden won by 1-0. The next match was between Sweden and England which is a yet another draw by 2-2. In the next level match Germany won the match against Sweden by 2-0. Thus Sweden gets out of the tournament.
World Cup Google Doodles 2006 Argentina
In 2006 World Cup Football tournament Argentina belonged to Group C along with other nations like Netherlands, Ivory Cost and Serbia and Montenegro. The first match of the Group was between Argentina and Ivory Cost.
In this match Argentina won by 2-1. Next match of Argentina was with Serbia and Montenegro. In this match Argentina won by a high margin of 6-0. The next match between Argentina and Netherlands end up with a draw.In the next level Argentina defeated Mexico by 2-1 and entered into quarterfinals. In the Quarter final Germany beat Argentina by 4-2 in extra time.
World Cup Google Doodles 2006 Denmark
In 2006 World Cup qualifying match Denmark belongs to Group 2 along with other teams like Ukraine, Turkey, Greece, Albania, Georgia and Kazakhstan.
But after the qualification process Denmark didn’t qualify for the World Cup 2006. They won 6 matches lost 2 and 4 matches went to draw. So they end up with 3rd position in the Group. From this Group Ukraine and Turkey qualified for the World Cup matches.
World Cup Google Doodles 2006 Korea
In 2006 World Cup South Korea belonged to Group C along with other nations like Switzerland, France and Togo. The first match of the Group was between Korea and Togo.
In this match South Korea won by 1-0. The second match of Korea was with France. This match end up with a draw by 1-1. Next match of Korea was with Switzer land and Switzerland won by 2-0. Thus South Korea out of the tournament in initial stage itself.
Google released special doodles in each participation nations for 2006 World Cup. Each doodle is same except the jersey. In each country the jersey is of that country itself. The 2nd ‘o’ of Google is replaced with soccer ball in each Google doodle.