The Four Corners
While we’ve been giving you plenty of good analysis and our views on how things are going to turn during this WC – we at Total Football are taking a time out to consider the scope of this event, and what it means to the world.
In no other competition, no other facet (short of the Olympics) and with unrivaled passion do this many nations come together. Not for climate change, arms control, hell – not even one of the largest and most reviewed international treaties in the world, UNCLOS, has as many people involved and partied as FIFA and the one thing we all live and breathe for every four years.
I could attempt to persuade and impassion all you readers – but instead, I’ll let this do my work for me: