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11 December 2017 17:21 (South Africa)

Fifa counting its World Cup haul, all $3.2 billion of it

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Fifa's revenue for the 2010 World Cup is provisionally slated to be $3.2 billion. Fifa says 75% of this amount will be invested in soccer development. It will be interesting to have a look at the association's books four years down the line, and see if this actually happens. We wonder what cut Scrooge McBlatter will get?  Read more: Sapa via Weekend Post

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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