Soccer, FIFA and global sports
- Department of History
- College of Social Science
- Website: http://history.msu.edu/people/faculty/peter-alegi/
- Contact at: (517) 483-3993 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Alegi is one of the world’s foremost experts on soccer – both contemporary soccer (including FIFA and the World Cup) and the history of the sport. He has written and edited several books on international soccer. Alegi runs a soccer blog at http://www.footballiscominghome.info/Additional information:
Author of "African Soccerscapes: How a Continent Changed the World’s Game" (2010) and "Laduma! Soccer, Politics, and Society in South Africa" (2004; updated edition 2010).
Co-editor of two collections: "South Africa and the Global Game" and "Africa’s World Cup: Essays on Play, Patriotism, Spectatorship, and Urban Space."