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America’s soccer migrants: the US footballers crossing Mexico’s border – video

I worked as a fixer on this video for The Guardian.

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Narco y futbol en Michoacán

En la dramática tanda de penaltis, Eduardo, el portero de Morelia, anotó desde los once pasos y atajó uno más para que su equipo se coronara campeón en un torneo juvenil en el estado de Michoacán, México. Eduardo tiene 15 … Continue reading

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FIFA indictment prompts hopes of soccer cleanup in Latin America

Latin American fans are delighting in the arrest of the region’s top soccer officials as part of the sweeping U.S. investigation of FIFA, the sport’s governing body. Politicians, players and sports enthusiasts have celebrated the news, with many hoping the … Continue reading

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Anyone who has been to a Mexican football match has seen and heard it. The rival goalkeeper is about to kick the ball out, so the crowd stand, raising their arms and wriggling their fingers. A sound is heard, rising … Continue reading

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