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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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