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.
“HARRY REDKNAPP is approaching tonight’s Carling Cup tie at home to Liverpool with a sense of dread.”
“his side could have been swamped that day”
“I dread to think what might happen…they murdered us”
“We could have been dead and buried”
by Brian Phillips · November 12, 2008