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.
Via Bloomberg: David Beckham’s endorsement income fell 6.6 percent in 2007, the year he joined the LA Galaxy. Payments to Beckham from his company, Footwork Productions Ltd., dropped like a glorious free kick, 49 percent from the previous year, and revenue fell for a third straight year, to £10.4 million.
I don’t know, maybe he’s not saving football.
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by Brian Phillips · October 31, 2008