Alex Bellos

Neymar's Not Enough: Brazil Needs Hulk to Be Huge, Too
June 17, 2014

The striker puts power over finesse, and that's just what the Green and Yellow needs

Eleven Writers and Intellectuals on the World Cup's Most Compelling Characters

Karl Ove Knausgaard, Aleksandar Hemon, Joseph O'Neill, and eight other soccer-loving writers plumb the tournaments most compelling characters.