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Why India Was Banned From The First World Cup

In Today’s edition of Supporters Club Did You Know, we bring you some fascinating trivia regarding the first ever World Cup.

The first ever World Cup happened in 1930 in Uruguay. Amongst the teams that qualified was India, said to be a pretty decent footballing nation at the time. Unfortunately, India was disqualified for the tournament as they refused to wear boots because they were accustomed to playing barefoot at home.

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