Interesting Fact - The World Cup

Just in case you hadn't noticed, the World Cup is on, but what is it?  It is is a gold trophy that is awarded to the winners of the FIFA World Cup association football tournament.

(The trophy is 36.8 cm high and weighs 6.175 kg.   1.8 kg of which is 18k gold.  It's not the original trophy, as that one was stolen.)