The Run of Play is a blog about
the wonder and terror of soccer.
We left the window open during a match in October 2007 and a strange wind blew into the room.
Now we walk the forgotten byways of football with a lonely tread, searching for the beautiful, the bewildering, the haunting, and the absurd.
By the way, I did an interview with du Nord today as part of a series on “distinctive voices in soccer blogging,” conducted by someone who is himself a distinctive voice in soccer blogging, Zach Dundas of Eleven Devils. It contains probably the least dishonest account of what I’m trying to do around here that I’ve managed to produce so far, so if you’re curious about that sort of thing, by all means check it out. There’s a great interview with Vanda from SpanglyPrincess as well.
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by Brian Phillips · June 4, 2008