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.
From the Daily Telegraph: POLICE WARN FOOTBALLER NOT TO RUN THROUGH SEASIDE TOWN IN UNDERPANTS.
And you aren’t three paragraphs in before you learn that this warning “has been condemned as political correctness gone mad.”
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by Brian Phillips · May 20, 2009