List of FIFA World Cup own goals
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- First ever own goal: Manuel Rosas, Mexico vs Chile, 1930.
- Fastest own goal: Sead Kolašinac, 3rd minute, Bosnia and Herzegovina vs Argentina, 2014.
- Latest own goal from kick-off and only own goal during extra time: Jimmy Dickinson, 94th minute, England vs Belgium, 1954. The latest regulation-time own goal was scored by Joseph Yobo, 90+2' (2nd minute of stoppage time), Nigeria vs France, 2014.
- Only own goal to open scoring in a tournament: Marcelo, Brazil vs Croatia, 2014. In addition, another own goal has been scored in the opening match of a tournament: Tom Boyd, Scotland vs Brazil, 1998. No own goals have been scored in finals.
- Only own goal to be only goal of the match: Carlos Gamarra, Paraguay vs England, 2006.
- Tournament with most own goals: 1998, 6 own goals.
- Most own goals by a team, overall: Bulgaria, Mexico and Spain have scored 3 own goals each in their World Cup history. Bulgaria is the only team to have scored two own goals in the same tournament (1966).
- Most own goals in favour of a team, overall: France, Germany (incl. West Germany), and Italy, 4 each. France is the only team in whose favour two own goals have been scored in the same tournament (2014).
- Yugoslavia (now succeeded by Serbia) has scored two own goals for Germany (incl. West Germany), one apiece in 1954 and 1998, and is the only team to have scored two own goals for the same opponent.
- Only match with two own goals: United States vs Portugal, 2002. Jorge Costa of Portugal scored for the United States, and Jeff Agoos of the United States scored for Portugal. In addition, there have been another three occasions when two own goals were scored on the same day:
- Ernie Brandts of the Netherlands is the only player to have scored for both teams in a match. Playing against Italy in 1978, he first scored an opener for Italy, and then an equaliser for his own team, the Netherlands eventually winning by 2–1.
- Including Brandts, the following six players who have scored own goals have also scored regular goals in the World Cup:
- Manuel Rosas of Mexico scored twice against Argentina in 1930
- Ruud Krol of the Netherlands scored against Argentina in 1974
- Ernie Brandts of the Netherlands scored against Austria and Italy in 1978
- Siniša Mihajlović of Yugoslavia scored against Iran in 1998
- Park Chu-young of South Korea scored against Nigeria in 2010
- Carles Puyol of Spain scored against Germany in 2010
- Trinidad and Tobago is the only team to have scored more own goals than regular goals in its World Cup history. In its only participation in 2006, the team scored once in favour of Paraguay, and never managed to score for its own account.
- The first World Cup goal to be awarded with goal-line technology was an own goal by Noel Valladares, Honduras vs France, 2014.
- "Kolašinac faz história ao marcar o gol contra mais rápido de uma Copa" (in Portuguese). Lancenet!. 15 June 2014. Retrieved 15 June 2014.