The World Cup Alphabet – W is for…

W is for War (yes, War) and something else not usually associated with the world game. Dennis Gedling continues this fascinating series.

Top 100 World Cup Moments (From the Aussie P.O.V.): 34-The Football War (1969)

Dennis Gedling’s latest World Cup moment takes us back to the qualifiers for the 1970 tournament. El Salvador came up against Honduras, with an event after the first leg sparking a war between the two nations that left over 6000 people dead.