Olympic Games, also known as Football at the Summer Olympics, is a professional football tournament in World for men. There are overall 16 teams that typically compete in a period between July and August. The current holder of the title is Brazil Olympic Team and the team that holds the most titles is Great Britain Olympic Team. Sofascore tracks live football scores and Olympic Games table, results, statistics and top scorers. In the 2021 season, among the most popular teams in Olympic Games for online searches are Brazil U23, Portugal Olympic Team, Argentina Olympic Team. To follow today’s games and other active tournaments, please visit the main page for all competitions in World.
Competition format of Olympic Games
The first edition of the Olympic Games took place in 1900 when the first tournament winner was Great Britain. The best 8 teams qualify to the main competition. The main competition consists of 16 teams divided into 4 groups. The preliminary phase includes 3 rounds that work as a knockout stage. The best teams qualify for the second phase of the competition. The final stage of the competition consists of a playoff round where the most successful 8 teams compete for the title of the Olympic Games competition.
Top scorers and goals
The top scorers in the Olympic Games 2016 season were Nils Petersen, Serge Gnabry with 6 goals. The average number of goals in the tournament for season 2021 is 2.91 per game.The top three scorers of all time in Olympic Games are Sophus Nielsen, Antal Dunai, Ferenc Bene.
TV partners and official organization
The organization that is in charge of the tournament is Olympic Games.
Top 9 important questions about Olympic Games
#1 Which team in Olympic Games has the most titles?The team with the most titles in Olympic Games is Great Britain Olympic Team.
#2 Which team is the current titleholder in Olympic Games?The current titleholder in Olympic Games is Brazil Olympic Team.
#3 Which player is the all-time top scorer in the Olympic Games?The top scorer in the history of Olympic Games are Sophus Nielsen, Antal Dunai with 13 goals.
#4 How many rounds are played each season in Olympic Games?Overall 6 rounds are played in Olympic Games each season.
#5 How many goals are scored on average in Olympic Games in 2021?
The average number of goals in Olympic Games is 2.91 per game in 2021.
#6 When does the Olympic Games start and when does it finish?
The Olympic Games usually takes place between July and August every 4 years.