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Issue Twenty Nine | Introduction

Editor's Note

Jonathan Wilson

Jonathan Wilson's Editor's Note from Issue Twenty Nine

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Issue Twenty Nine | World Cup Memories (20th Century)

The First Superstar

Brian Oliver

José Andrade was key as Uruguay won the first World Cup but celebrity took a terrible toll

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Issue Twenty Nine | World Cup Memories (20th Century)

Cinnamon Sticks

Chris Lepkowski

The long and ignoble history of World Cup songs, from Rod Stewart to Jurgen Klinsmann

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Issue Twenty Nine | World Cup Memories (20th Century)

The Great Disgrace

Uli Hesse

Brutality, unrepentance, the Shame of Gijón and falling out of love with West Germany

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Issue Twenty Nine | World Cup Memories (20th Century)

Numbers Made of Sequins

Dan Edwards

How Argentina improvised to find lightweight shirts for the 1986 World Cup quarter-final

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Issue Twenty Nine | World Cup Memories (20th Century)

The Last Great World Cup?

Tim Vickery

The joys of 1986 and a tournament before everybody knew everybody

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Issue Twenty Nine | World Cup Memories (20th Century)

The Assassin

Simon Hart

Toto Schillaci's unexpected call-up and the goals that almost took Italy to Italia 90 glory

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Issue Twenty Nine | World Cup Memories (20th Century)

The Letter of 14

Michael Yokhin

Russia should have been one of the strongest squads at USA 94 but internal politics intervened

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Issue Twenty Nine | World Cup Memories (20th Century)

Blue Skies and Brazil

Richard Jolly

Why USA 94 was the World Cup that had everything (apart from England)

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Issue Twenty Nine | World Cup Memories (20th Century)

Nothing Turns Away

Mardean Isaac

The World Cup final and the profound agony of Roberto Baggio

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Issue Twenty Nine | World Cup Memories (20th Century)

Cesar's French Campaign

Joshua Law and Tom Sanderson

Cesar Sampaio looks back on his career and the chaos of the 1998 World Cup

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Issue Twenty Nine | World Cup Memories (20th Century)

At Home

Shinobu Yamanaka

How a schoolmate's goal against Jamaica brought Japan into the football world

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Issue Twenty Nine | World Cup Memories (21st Century)

The Lost Doctorate

Scott Oliver

Theft, drugs and using the World Cup as a form of therapy

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Issue Twenty Nine | World Cup Memories (21st Century)

Bidding War

James Corbett

How Fifa's corruption came to a head at the 2010 World Cup in Johannesburg

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Issue Twenty Nine | World Cup Memories (21st Century)

Tears Before Bedtime

Priya Ramesh

Sitting up late to watch the Dutch betray their heritage was never going to end well

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Issue Twenty Nine | World Cup Memories (21st Century)

The Panini Ghost

Leonard Jägerkiöld Nilsson

The player who's been in three World Cup sticker albums but has never been selected

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Issue Twenty Nine | World Cup Memories (21st Century)

Everything is True, Nothing is Accurate

James Young

Truth, lies, clichés and how Brazil wasn't as it should have been

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Issue Twenty Nine | Russia 2018

Resurrection Man

Samindra Kunti

How Tite dragged himself and then Brazilian football into modernity

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Issue Twenty Nine | Russia 2018

Bread and Circasses

Taimour Lay

What Spartak Nalchik says about one of Russia's minorities

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Issue Twenty Nine | Russia 2018

The Paradox of Peru

Morten Glinvad

Ricardo Gareca once broke Peruvian hearts, but now the Argentinian stands at the heart of their resurgence

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Issue Twenty Nine | Russia 2018

After the Arrests

David Conn

The collapse of Fifa, the rise of Gianni Infantino and how much has really changed?

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Issue Twenty Nine | Russia 2018

Mexican Manoeuvres

Grant Wahl

Juan Carlos Osorio and Javier Hernández on the movement that downed Costa Rica

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