Tag: World Cup 2014

World Cup: Break-away nations’ success

by Michael Y.P. Ang In the past quarter-century alone, the world has witnessed the creation of over 30 sovereign states. Political developments have prompted nations...

World Cup: Free to air in 2018, please

By Pang Xue Qiang It has been one week into the most popular sporting event in the world. With the group stages in full swing, it...

World Cup: Why some succeed and some fail

by Michael Y.P. Ang Countries around the world have jostled for global football supremacy 19 times since 1930, but only eight countries have achieved the...

Be Brazilian or Dutch or English – just for the World Cup

By Pang Xue Qiang You may not get the Kallang Roar but make no mistake, the cheers will be even more resounding. Join the Dutch,...
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