John Oliver’s excitement for the World Cup is tempered by knowing information about FIFA, the organization that produces it. John details the problems with the upcoming tournament and the staggering allegations of corruption against FIFA.

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Category: Sports, Weekend

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3 Responses to “John Oliver: FIFA and the World Cup”

  1. BennyProfane says:

    Please save a little wit and venom for the IOC when the Olympics roll around again, Mr. Oliver. And don’t forget the NCAA when the news cycle gets slow.

  2. BoKolis says:

    Yup, pretty much.

    12:53 on is why FIFA- and any other sporting entity- can get away with pretty much any offense on the sensibilities of (sane) people. That same logic extends to governments.

  3. Jojo says:

    Remember, Brazil is hosting the 2016 Summer Olympics. Oh boy…

    John Oliver is great. If Jon Stewart ever retires, JO is a shoo-in for the position.

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