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  - Chad - Goodreads

Read this while watching the 2014 World Cup, and I absolutely loved it. Equal parts sports history, fan memoir & myth making, the Uruguayan Galeano writes beautiful prose about the most defining ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kane - Goodreads

Galeano never disappoints. Great history of soccer that is very well written and personal while still feeling comprehensive enough that you learn something from it. Read full review

Contents

the manager
11
samitier
40
the Olympic goal
49
Copyright

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