- The Run of Play - http://www.runofplay.com -

UEFA Cup Addendum

Posted By Brian Phillips On May 21, 2009 @ 10:26 am In Uncategorized | 1 Comment

This WSC Daily post on the political significance of football colors in Ukraine—Shakhtar Donetsk’s orange is the color of pro-Western Yuschenko, while the pro-Russia Yanukovich has opted for Dynamo Kiev’s blue, even though Kiev is in the heart of Yuschenko territory and Donetsk is a Yanukovich stronghold—is disturbing and brilliant. Has there ever been a footballer more drawn to industrial oligarchs than Andriy Shevchenko?

Article printed from The Run of Play: http://www.runofplay.com

URL to article: http://www.runofplay.com/2009/05/21/uefa-cup-addendum/

Copyright © 2007-2010 The Run of Play. All rights reserved.