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Issue Nineteen | Memories

The Stench of the White Elephants

Jamil Chade

Only now is the full scale of the corruption that surrounded the Brazil World Cup beginning to emerge.

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Issue Sixteen | Groundwork

Building the Dream

James Corbett

As the political wrangling continues over Qatar’s World Cup, what’s the reality on the ground?

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Issue Fifteen | Davids and Goliaths

Fifa’s Exiles

Paul Watson

For Pacific islands, football development can be a haphazard and fragile process

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Issue Thirteen | Brazil

Fifa, Go Home!

James Corbett

With opposition to the tournament mounting, what does hosting the World Cup mean for Brazil?

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Issue Nine | For the Good of the Game

The Only Way is Ethics

Philippe Auclair

Fifa's super-cop Michael J Garcia explains his mission to wash the corruption out of football

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Issue Eight | Interview

Sepp Blatter

Philippe Auclair

The president of Fifa admits he may stand for re-election in 2015 and reveals concerns over the Qatar World Cup

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Issue Eight | Africa

After the Circus

Luke Alfred

What was the legacy of the World Cup for South Africa?

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Issue Seven | Polemics

Follow the Money

Elliot Turner

How Nicaragua's national stadium highlights the problems with Fifa's Goal project

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Issue Five | World Cup Bidding

The Fall-Out

James Corbett

Significant questions remain unanswered about the World Cup bid process

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Issue Five | World Cup Bidding

Russia's Victory

Igor Rabiner

Russia’s success in the 2018 bid was a triumph over internal as well as external opponents

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Issue Five | World Cup Bidding

Qatar Hero

Philippe Auclair

Michel Platini is often seen as the ex-pro coming to save Fifa. But why did he vote for Qatar?

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Issue Three | Polemics

What's a Vote Worth?

Steve Menary

How Fifa's attempts to devolve power from the executive committee could be a bribers' charter

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Issue One | Polemics

Worlds Apart

Kieron O'Connor

When Iker Casillas raised the World Cup trophy in Johannesburg's Soccer City last July, everyone congratulated Spain on...

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