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.
I have grave doubts about whether I should even link to this, because the last thing I want to do is encourage him. But since I still get letters every now and again asking what happened after he fled the Champions League final, here goes. Vandal-prone has been hiding out in Honduras, and he had an adventure with the U.S. Men’s National Team. Elliott of Futfanatico has been kind enough to publish it, a decision he will soon regret as it leads him down an inexorably more terrifying spiral of bail fees, airfare, and unmanageable insurance costs.
Read the whole post here. If you must.
by Brian Phillips · October 12, 2009