World Cup logos infographic

Published: June 2014

The 2018 FIFA World Cup is the first to be held in Eastern Europe. For the first time the tournament takes place on two continents – Europe and Asia. It is the most expensive World Cup in history with an estimated cost of over $14.2 billion.

So football frenzy is here! Be prepared for an avalanche of information that is about swamp our information channels. The design team at Urban River have created an Infographic which maps the evolution of design for the World Cup logos since the opening tournament took place in Uruguay in 1930.

But how much has the World Cup evolved over the past century?

From the poster designs of the thirties, through to basic logos and then onto the highly styled images from the last decade, design has certainly moved on.

You can also use the infographic to test how many logos, dates and locations you can name.

Let us know how you get on.

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