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INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLERNamed one of the Best Books of the Year” by Guardian, Slate, Financial Times, Independent (UK), and Bloomberg NewsSoccernomics pioneers a new way of looking at soccer through meticulous, empirical analysis and incisive, witty commentary. The San Francisco Chronicle describes it as the most intelligent book ever written about soccer.” This World Cup edition features new material, including a provocative examination of how soccer clubs might actually start making profits, why that’s undesirable, and how soccer’s never had it so good.
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Simon Kuper (b. October 15, 1969, Kampala, Uganda) is a British author and sports journalist. He writes about sports "from an anthropologic perspective."