Ha. Great read. I don’t think, like the author, that the idea of one host for the World Cup is remotely possible anytime soon but I like the thought, and the reasoning behind it. 74 more words
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Leaders of Qatar seem to have a simple formula for their plans over the next decade: money + sports global fame.
Never in sporting history has a country invested so massively, quickly, internationally and ostentatiously as the small oil-and-gas-rich Gulf emirate that is using the world’s thirst for energy and for sporting entertainment to realize its giant “Look at me!” ambitions. 882 more words