The Occasions Podcast: Mexico’s Distinctive, Binational, Lengthy-Struggling Soccer Followers

Proper now, the eyes of a lot of the world are on the FIFA World Cup in Qatar as 32 groups battle it out for nationwide pleasure. One workforce is Mexico, whose distinctive fan base units it aside from the world. Loyal to each Mexico and america, it’s a illustration of resilience, controversy and a lot extra.

At the moment we look at the phenomenon. Learn the total transcript right here.

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internet hosting: Gustavo Arellano

Company: Leon Krauze, presenter of Univisión Information

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