Can an African Team Win the World Cup? New Football Study Crunches the Numbers

Senegal’s goalkeeper Tony Sylva celebrates his side’s famous win against France at the 2002 Fifa World Cup. Simon Bruty/Anychance/Getty Images Matthew Andrews, Harvard Kennedy School Many football lovers hope an African team will finally win the men’s 2022 Fifa World Cup. The world has been waiting for this since the great Brazilian player Pelé predicted […]