World Cup (Soccer)

International football competition contested by the men's national teams of the members of FIFA, the sport's governing body. The championship has been awarded every four years since the first tournament in 1930, except in 1942 and 1946, because of World War II.

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"Disturbing news, El Presidente - a group calling itself the All Whites is planning some sort of coup tomorrow." 24 June 2010
Date: 2010 Ref: DCDL-0014995 Description: A soldier, perhaps from a South American country, in full military regalia tells his chief that he has heard the disturbing news that a group calling itself ...
Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :World Cup. 16 June 2014
Date: 2014 By: Waikato times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0028546 Description: Cartoon depicts a man happily watching a large screen television in his lounge while his wife stands by looking not so happy. A newspaper on the floor has he...
Doyle, Martin, 1956- :Cannibalism should be a Red Card offence. 25 June 2014
Date: 2014 By: Scoop (Firm) Ref: DCDL-0028598 Description: Accompanying note from the cartoonist reads "The biting of Giorgio Chiellini (Italy) by serial-chomper Luis Suarez (Uruguay) in their World cup tie in Rio d...
Tremain, Garrick, 1941- :Suarez. 27 June 2014
Date: 2014 By: Otago daily times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0028587 Description: Cartoon depicts Uruguay soccer player Luis Suarez with blood dripping down his chin next to a soccer ball. Refers to Suarez being banned from play for four m...
"I hope the teams enjoy a joke." 30 June 2010
Date: 2010 Ref: DCDL-0014686 Description: A Fifa World Cup referee walks out of the 'Referees' Locker Room' wearing dark glasses and tapping a blind man's walking stick. He hopes that the 'teams enjo...
"The media are comparing you to the Soccer World Cup ball!... Round, lightweight and liable to go in any direction" 22 June 2010
Date: 2010 Ref: DCDL-0014612 Description: 'The Politician' cartoon strip. Refers to the FIFA World Cup tournament held in South Africa 11th June to 11th July 2010. Quantity: 1 digital cartoon(s).
'Just a light graze, ref, I'll be fine... 'Struck by a photon...' 25 June 2010
Date: 2010 Ref: DCDL-0014648 Description: The first frame shows an All White whose hand has been ripped off but who tells the ref that is is 'just a light graze'. In the second frame an Italian playe...
Unbeatable drawing. Slovakia 1, NZ 1; Italy 1, NZ 1; Paraguay 0, NZ 0. 26 June 2010
Date: 2010 Ref: DCDL-0014646 Description: A joyful kiwi dances on top of the Fifa World Cup. Text reads 'Unbeatable drawing - Slovakia 1, NZ 1 - Italy 1, NZ 1 - Paraguay ), NZ 0'. Refers to New Zeala...
Rainbow gold. 12 June 2010
Date: 2010 Ref: DCDL-0014570 Description: The cartoon shows a rainbow with the FIFA World Cup (Football World Cup) at the end of it. A second version has the text 'Chasing the gold in the Rainbow Nat...
Tremain, Garrick, 1941- :WC. 5 July 2014
Date: 2014 Ref: DCDL-0028710 Description: Shows a woman lying on the ground holding her leg in a Supermarket aisle. Another woman tells the supermarket worker "Honestly! I barely touched her trolley ...