The best prep you can get for the biggest footballing event in the world.
Ahead of the 2018 World Cup we’re teaming up with Penguin Random House to bring you, the fans, a fantastic new book. COPA90: Our World Cup: A Fans’ Guide to Russia 2018 will be published on 5 April 2018.
In the summer of 2018, the entire planet will be glued to its screens as Russia hosts the greatest show on Earth: the FIFA World Cup. As the home of global football fan culture, we’ll will be there every step of the way to tell the true story of Russia 2018.
Whether you’ll be on the ground or sat at home, football fans of all ages can be one step ahead of the game with this comprehensive guide to the planet’s biggest tournament. This isn’t just a book about the big teams and the star names – it’s the real football fan’s World Cup book. Penned by our own in-house team of fanatics, it has something for everyone. This is everything from the full run-down on all 32 competing nations, to a guide to the host nation’s stadiums and cities — with info gathered from our own travels to Russia — to the most memorable moments in World Cup history, to the best and worst teams, players, kits and goal celebrations – all delivered in our distinct style.