A World Cup of Spies

Alexei Sorokin and Lord Triesman, the two patriots who led Russia and England in the contest to become host of the football world cup, recount a campaign involving state-level espionage, political deals and trade agreements. Through new revelations, the film exposes how Russia won this miniature cold war using covert measures and secret payments.

Genre

  • Report

Authors

  • Niels Borchert Holm, Jon Adelsten

Broadcaster

  • ZDF/Arte

Running Time

  • 30 Minuten

Year of Production

  • 2018