Grant Wahl speaks on a panel discussion at the 2014 Kicking + Screening Soccer Film Festival New York. Photo: TNS
Grant Wahl speaks on a panel discussion at the 2014 Kicking + Screening Soccer Film Festival New York. Photo: TNS

Football writer Grant Wahl dies at World Cup match between Argentina and Netherlands in Qatar

  • Wahl, one of the most well-known football writers in the US, died while covering the quarter-final on Saturday at Lusail Iconic Stadium
  • American had visited a medical clinic in Qatar, saying his ‘body broke down’ after ‘three weeks of little sleep, high stress and lots of work’

Grant Wahl speaks on a panel discussion at the 2014 Kicking + Screening Soccer Film Festival New York. Photo: TNS
Grant Wahl speaks on a panel discussion at the 2014 Kicking + Screening Soccer Film Festival New York. Photo: TNS
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