World Cup 2018: The best storytelling so far

The FIFA World Cup is pretty much everywhere at the moment (in Europe at least). In case you missed it, here are some of the best editorial initiatives I’ve spotted so far.

The Guardian

Compose your own team - the guardian

+ A great overall creative direction across all formats. No wonder why The Guardian was named Sports website of the year in the UK!

L’Equipe

France 1998, à jamais les premiers - interactive story by Upian for L'Equipe Football FIFA World cup

The New York Times

Le Monde

  • A nice guide, well written and well designed (lacks a bit of visuals though)

World cup guide - le monde

 Wall Street Journal

FiveThirtyEight

Football quiz - fivethirtyeight

SoFoot

Datagif

Footixement votre - newsletter by Datagif

The Washington Post

World cup opta Goal video by Washington Post

Reuters

Le Figaro / Sport24

 

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Cover illustration by Datagif.

Maxime Loisel

I'm French and I love digital media (a lot). Currently Mobile Product Manager at Le Figaro. Graduate in Media Management (Sciences Po Rennes) & UX Design (Gobelins Paris).

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