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Is big money and marketing ruining football?

The spectacle of the 2010 World Cup in South Africa is testament to the fact that football has never been bigger or richer, but is the money and the marketing of such a level that it is now obscuring the game itself?

Ex-Spurs and France footballer, David Ginola, media chief and England 2018 bid adviser Sir Martin Sorrell and from actress and author Linda Green, who was a childhood Spurs supporter but who has now turned her back on football, join Gavin Esler to discuss.

Broadcast on Friday 11 June 2010.

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