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Top 10: Best & Worst World Cup Mascots

Love them or hate them, mascots are a traditional part of every World Cup tournament. Amanda Cheok picks out the best and worst from over the years.

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1. England 1966 – World Cup Willie

Being the first, World Cup Willie pioneered the use of mascots for global major world sporting events. Who would have thought Willie was so successful that 40 years down the road a legal battle to trademark the character would arise.