A look at World Cup finals pre-WW2

The history of the World Cup stretches back to 1930 when it was first staged in Uruguay. It remains the most prestigious tournament in football with teams from every corner of the globe competing to be crowned champions every four years. The competition was suspended between 1942 and 1946 due to the outbreak of World War II, but these are the only years in which the tournament has not taken place. These articles takes a look at the finals of the pre-World War 2 era.