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The unrivalled authority on the game of soccer around the world, World Soccer calls upon journalists from the globe’s great soccer capitals. The best writers, analytical features and the ability to deliver the inside-track on domestic and world football have made World Soccer an institution. With stunning images and a website delivering up-to-the-minute global results and authroitative insights into the players, politics and power-struggles, the brand constantly looks behind the score-lines. Its insightful writing reaches to the heart of the triumphs, scandals and controversies that constantly emerge in the greatest international sport of them all.

May 2017 edition features: Dries Mertens Biography, Antonio Conte profile, Gigi Becali interview, World Cup latest as Brazil become the first team to qualify for the 2018 finals.

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