Just in case you ever doubted FIFA actually cared

But please don’t take it from me – Fifa itself is increasingly clear on the matter. "I will say something crazy," declared its chillingly sane secretary general, Jérôme Valcke, back in April, "but less democracy is sometimes better for organising a World Cup." A statement that should for ever lay to rest Fifa’s nonsense about the tournament’s power to change the world for good.

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North Korea will want to host them next.