FIFA World Cup 2022: Greatest show on Earth returns
At its best and its worst, the FIFA World Cup is more thrilling than any other event can conjure up. A live performance unequalled in its vigour and trickery, the thralling geometry of its movement a mere foil to the violent earnestness of its combat. From 1930 to 2022, from Pele to Zidane to Mbappe, here's a walk down the lanes of the history of the beautiful game
Originally named Victory, the Jules Rimet Cup was later renamed after the president of FIFA. It was made of gold plated sterling
silver and lapis lazuli and depicted Nike, the Greek goddess of victory.