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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A gentleman defends his honor.
December 13, 2010
Random events, somehow intertwined.
September 23, 2009
And they signed him for less than Craig Bellamy!
June 2, 2009
A club where everything is going completely according to plan.
May 19, 2009
Remember when Manchester City tried to buy Kaká for £130 …
February 6, 2009
Micah Richards has been arrested for assault following an incident …
February 5, 2009
Contrary to some of the reports released yesterday, the Robinho …
January 29, 2009
Manchester City striker Robinho was arrested yesterday over allegations of …
January 28, 2009
As the days lengthened, as the talks spilled over and …
January 20, 2009
Is it just me, or is the genre of “how …
November 28, 2008
Now that Manchester City chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak has issued …
November 10, 2008
Darren Bent got two. Three players were sent off. The …
November 9, 2008
It’s been happening quietly, since for some reason the media …
September 22, 2008
The salient feature of the Abu Dhabi royal family’s takeover …
September 8, 2008
September 4, 2008
For American fans of the Premier League, seeing matches means …
October 28, 2007