Why I love this game called fútbol.

Prior to late 1982 or early 1983, the best soccer I had ever seen was watching the really good sixth graders play at recess. And I heard about a kid at another elementary school who could juggle fifty times. But then HBO put the official movie of the 1982 World Cup in regular rotation (seemingly always before or after Simon and Garfunkel’s Concert in Central Park). “Gole!”, … [Read more...]