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.
On Diego Maradona being named coach of the Argentine national team:
“It’s going to be an intriguing set of circumstances watching that one play out in Argentina.”
by Brian Phillips · November 1, 2008