Argentina’s captain led his country to a third World Cup at Qatar 2022, emulating his compatriot Diego Maradona’s singular genius 36 years earlier. The Game columnist Andy Murray explores what Messi’s triumph means for his legacy.
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One Year to Qatar 2022: In the latest of our series of pieces looking ahead to the World Cup finals, The Game columnist Andy Murray wonders whether it’s possible to detach the tournament itself from the host country’s human rights’ abuses
From the most disappointing losses to historic wins, Frank Hörmann has covered seven World Cup tournaments over the years.
Our Top Ten of the most memorable moments that shocked players and fans alike. Glimpse into the fouls, arguments and fierce attitudes that have made World Cup history.
One Year to Qatar 2022: From deep within the IMAGO archives, a series of photographic gems from the historic players of past World Cups. From family photos to 1980’s bar culture and candid images that tell the stories of the players beyond their position on the pitch.
One Year to Qatar 2022: Kicking off our World Cup short series, columnist Sofia Bergmann delves into our archive and dissects the dichotomy between the two nations, their opposition and their history of world cup meets.