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Soccer in South Asia : Empire, Nation, Diaspora, PDF eBook

Soccer in South Asia : Empire, Nation, Diaspora PDF

Edited by Paul Dimeo, James Mills

Part of the Sport in the Global Society series


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The place of football in the colonial and post-colonial past is explored and both British and Portuguese influences on the development of the game are considered.

Contemporary issues such as the impact of the professional league in India and the role of UK Asians in the organization of the Indian game are considered.

Future scenarios are explored and models for progression and problems facing the sport in south Asia are outlined.



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