FourFourTwo: Soccer’s sociologist: David Goldblatt’s unique view of the world – and the United 2026 World Cup bid
If you’re serious about your knowledge of the global game, chances are you have a well-thumbed copy of David Goldblatt’s “The Ball is Round” on your bookshelf. It’s perhaps the definitive history of world soccer, and certainly the first to truly chronicle not just how the game came to be, but what i