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.
The announcer on my Carling Cup stream this afternoon after Arsenal went up 2-0:
“Wigan really need to look to their skill players, to their flair players, to get them out of this…”
by Brian Phillips · November 11, 2008