posted on Jun, 13 2014 @ 02:28 PM
Brazil might not be a great place for a World Cup - but it is at least a country with a long, rich and superb history of football. Compare that
history to the one underpinning Qatar 2022 and you will see everything wrong with the game's leadership and the direction our amazing game is taking.
As for the militarisation - it's sad to see, but this is what international terrorism and global recession has lead us to. About half the global
population will see at least some of Brazil 2014, so the whole event is as high-profile as it comes. I would imagine the security threat could barely
Anyhow - for all our American friends wondering what all the fuss is about, remember this - the World
Cup is just that. Every affiliated nation
had a chance of being in Brazil this summer. It's not like the World Series.