The driver showed us a wrinkly red River jersey that he had stuffed between the passenger seat.
Their reverence for the past clashing with concern for their culture’s place in a future modernization alongside that of Western Europe, played out in the extremist mentality that characterizes sports culture everywhere in the world.
If the ball needs to be kicked in, it’s whacked.
I wanted to find out about Alhassan the photographer, but that meant reckoning with Alhassan the football star.
To cure the soul by means of the senses, and the senses by means of the soul
This one moment Greek tragedy-like climax of personal drama combined with nationalism exists in no other sport.
World Cup at Dusk
The World Cup in Evening
World Cup in Evening