21 min

185 - How FIFA Makes $7 Billion Every World Cup, And How Little NFTs Account For That The First Mint Podcast

    • Fantasy Sports

The biggest tournament in the world is also the most corrupt organization on the planet. And guess what: the sell NFTs now! On today's show, we look at FIFA's mild swing into crypto, how they've overcome multiple scandals, and more importantly - where they make and spend $7 billion dollars every four years. We welcome Christopher Gaffrey, associate professor at NYU and a specialist on sports governance and urbanization, to dive deep into the workings of this global org.

The biggest tournament in the world is also the most corrupt organization on the planet. And guess what: the sell NFTs now! On today's show, we look at FIFA's mild swing into crypto, how they've overcome multiple scandals, and more importantly - where they make and spend $7 billion dollars every four years. We welcome Christopher Gaffrey, associate professor at NYU and a specialist on sports governance and urbanization, to dive deep into the workings of this global org.

21 min