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By Tom Dunmore,Andrew Donaldson

Every 4 years, the FIFA international Cup captures the worldwide mind's eye like no different carrying spectacle. With a cumulative tv viewers of a number of billion humans tuning in to the 2014 global Cup, and an predicted seven hundred million observing the finals—including greater than 25 million within the usa alone—the global Cup is the world’s most-watched wearing occasion.

The Encyclopedia of the FIFA global Cup offers the main entire and updated details on hand at the background of this incomparable occasion. An introductory narrative explains the origins and old development of the area Cup, whereas a chronology strains the advance of the realm Cup because it was once first held in 1930. thousands of entries disguise the gamers and coaches who've participated on the earth Cup and made the main memorable contributions to the event’s background. extra entries contain officers, stadiums, overviews of every significant country’s performances, and extra. A separate part presents designated entries for every global Cup finals match. Appendixes comprise information on each player in international Cup historical past, in addition to best performers, officers, and global Cup records.

Including an vital bibliography at the key global Cup texts, Encyclopedia of the FIFA international Cup is a vital reference for football enthusiasts, gamers, and researchers alike.

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