World Cup 2106
Currently reading Rainbows End - it is very good btw, but curiously flawed in a way that is consistent with the flaws in Fast Times at Fairmont High, but more on that later - anyway there is an amusing aside there to "Egan Soccer" in an illustrative discussion on consensual reality.
Hm, thought I, sounds familiar.
Off to EganSpace we jump (and if you don't read Greg Egan, you should).
With Applets! And a full explanation of the math, and the context from the original story,.