Africa United: Soccer, Passion, Politics, and the First by Steve Bloomfield

By Steve Bloomfield

Africa United is the tale of recent day Africa informed via its football. vacationing throughout 13 nations, from Cairo to the Cape, Steve Bloomfield, the previous Africa Correspondent for The Independent, meets avid gamers and fanatics, politicians and insurgent leaders, researching the position that football has performed in shaping the continent. This wide-ranging and incisive booklet investigates Africa’s love of football, its expanding international impact, the build-up to the 2010 international Cup itself and the social and political backdrop to the best convey on the earth.

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