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The Story of the World Cup: 2014

Brian Glanville

The most authoritative account of the history of football’s most glorious tournament, fully updated.

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ISBN
9780571312542
Date Published
14.01.2014
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Summary

The dramatic and controversial history of the world’s leading tournament. Brian Glanville’s classic account is a celebration of the great players and matches from Uruguay in 1930 to South Africa in 2010 – and a bold attack on all those who have mismanaged the ‘beautiful game’.

BrianGlanville

Brian Glanville, novelist and journalist, is one of the best writers on football. He spent nearly thirty years as a football correspondent for the Sunday Times to which he is still a contributor. He has also written for The People as well as contributing obituaries of prominent players to The Guardian. Simon Barnes has said of him, ‘Football has been…

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