Soccer in sun and shadow

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Verso, 2003 - Sports & Recreation - 244 pages
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This new edition of Eduardo Galeano's riveting commentary on the history and politics of soccer includes newly written material on the 2002 World Cup, which one quarter of humanity watched.

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User Review  - Kayle - Goodreads

Galeano makes no efforts to hide he is a leftist and a lover of the old, improvisational, Southern Hemisphere game, played by black and brown (often poor) men. This book is full of facts writ in prose ... Read full review

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User Review  - Flo Bernabucci - Goodreads

a different way to think at this loved and hated sport. Even if you don't like soccer you can learn something about human nature from these wonderful tales Read full review

Contents

the manager
11
samitier
40
the Olympic goal
49
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