Released in cinemas this week, this documentary that cleverly blends interviews with acted out scenes tells the story of Carlos Henrique Raposo, the footballer who did not play football.
Some players are happy to live their lives and not let careers on the pitch dominate their existence. Here are a few of them
Of all the players who seemed to play football with a passion and joie de vivre, Batistuta seemed among the most passionate and joiest de vivrest. Those lusty shots, those screaming celebrations, those goals. But, it seems, he wasn’t especially keen on football. “I do not like football, it is just my profession,” he once said in an interview with Argentinian TV. Continue...
David Skinner’s shiners.