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.
Zach Dundas, Fredorrarci, Alan Jacobs, Supriya Nair, Richard Whittall
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Shane Murray on crime, justice, and football clubs.
October 18, 2010
It’s dropped like points at Wigan.
March 20, 2009
Micah Richards has been arrested for assault following an incident …
February 5, 2009
Manchester City striker Robinho was arrested yesterday over allegations of …
January 28, 2009
Rafa Benítez on Steven Gerrard’s titanium undistractability in the face …
January 25, 2009
I confess, a big part of me was hoping Steven …
January 23, 2009
Ian Dunbavin, the goalkeeper for League Two club Accrington Stanley, …
January 16, 2009
I don’t know what Marcus McGee, the part-time DJ who …
January 14, 2009
Just when it looked as if Steven Gerrard might be …
December 30, 2008
Steven Gerrard has been arrested after a bar fight in …
December 29, 2008
“Hull City striker Marlon King has been arrested for allegedly …
December 11, 2008