Is the World Cup for nationalists or citizens of the world?

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In both soccer and life, you can be a proud representative of your home country while being incurably global. In June of 1930, a coup d’ état in Romania brought to power the quixotic King Carol II. He swiftly turned his sights on the very first World Cup, set to take place just more than a month later in Uruguay. The soccer competition was a chance to show to the world a new Romania under his rule, while kindling in Romanians a sense of their global prowess. King Carol pushed a very late bid for his country’s entry into the tournament and...


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Is the World Cup for nationalists or citizens of the world?


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