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.

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El Clasico Illustrated

El Clasico, Barcelona v. Real Madrid at the Camp Nou, by Matthew Craven

Matthew Craven is an artist in London. You can, and should, see more of his football drawings on his website.


El Clasico Illustrated

by Matthew Craven · November 26, 2010

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