As we begin our review of the year, Tom Adams looks back at the World Cup in Brazil and assesses its defining qualities.
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Six months on from the World Cup finals in Brazil, what persists? What stays picture-perfect in the memory while all around it fades and ages? Did the sporting event of 2014 have a singular quality or an iconic team that made it a classic edition?
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