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Football at the Olympic Games
Facts about Football in the Olympics
Football in the Olympic Games width=  Olympics Football has been part of the olympic program 29 times.
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After the Rio Olympics a total of 38 medal sets have been awarded in Olympic Football. Go here for an all-time list of Medalists in Football.

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There has been 2 different Events in Olympic Football.

Medal table for Football in the Olympics
Gold Silver Bronze Total
1. USA 42 1 7
2. HUN 31 1 5
3. GBR 30 0 3
4. ARG 22 0 4
5. URS 20 3 5
Complete Olympic Football Medalstanding
Football in the Olympic Programme
Olympic Games Venue Number of Events
Women Men
Paris 1900 Velodrome Municipale, Vincennes 0 1
St. Louis 1904 Francis Field 0 1
London 1908 Shepherds Bush Stadium 0 1
Stockholm 1912 Olympiastadion 0 1
Antwerp 1920 Stade Olympique, Beerschot 0 1
Paris 1924 Stade Olympique, Colombes 0 1
Amsterdam 1928 Olympic Stadium 0 1
Berlin 1936 Olympiastadion 0 1
London 1948 Wembley Stadium 0 1
Helsinki 1952 Olympiastadion 0 1
Melbourne 1956 Melbourne Cricket Ground 0 1
Rome 1960 Stadio Flaminio 0 1
Tokyo 1964 Jingu National Stadium 0 1
Mexico City 1968 Estadio Azteca 0 1
Munich 1972 Olympiastadion, Olympiapark 0 1
Montreal 1976 Olympic Stadium 0 1
Moscow 1980 Grand Arena, Lenin Stadium 0 1
Los Angeles 1984 Rose Bowl 0 1
Seoul 1988 Olympic Stadium 0 1
Barcelona 1992 "Camp Nou" Estadi del FC Barcelona 0 1
Atlanta 1996 Sanford Stadium 1 1
Sydney 2000 Stadium Australia 1 1
Athens 2004 Karaiskaki Stadium 1 1
Beijing 2008 Beijing Workers Stadium 1 1
London 2012 Wembley Stadium 1 1
Rio 2016 Maracana Stadium 1 1
Tokyo 2020 Olympic Stadium 1 1
Paris 2024 Parc des Princes 1 1
Los Angeles 2028 Rose Bowl Stadium 1 1
International Football Federation
The Olympic competitions in Football is organised by the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) in cooperation with the host city of the specific games. Follow the link for more information about world championships, the international organisation, general history of Football etc.
These Football facts about Football in the olympics is based on the official olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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