By Clemente A. Lisi
InA heritage of the realm Cup: 1930-2014, Clemente A. Lisi chronicles this overseas phenomenon, supplying shiny money owed of person video games from the tournament's origins in 1930 to fashionable occasions. It encompasses a word list of phrases, statistics for every pageant, pictures, and profiles of the main memorable—and controversial—figures of the game, together with Diego Maradona, Juste Fontaine, Franz Beckenbauer, Mario Kempes, Ronaldo, Zinedine Zidane, and, after all, Pelé. notwithstanding different histories of the realm Cup principally forget about the U.S.' contribution to the contest, this quantity highlights the growth of the yankee groups over the past numerous decades.
Updated with a brand new bankruptcy at the 2014 international Cup, profiles of these avid gamers who stood out within the newest pageant, and revised statistical details,A historical past of the area Cup presents a desirable learn for fanatics of the game.
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