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.
Over at the Guardian blog, Scott Murray has a second-by-second review of the Damned United trailer that’s easily the funniest and most astute commentary on the marketing of the movie so far. And I’m not just saying that because it happens to agree in extremely specific detail with everything I’ve already written on the subject.
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by Brian Phillips · January 29, 2009