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Echoes from a soccer drama-fest

The atmosphere at “CC arena” was tense filled to the brim with anxious fans sitting sandwiched like sardines. Sweats streamed down the faces of spectators as the standing fan by the corner helplessly blew hot air. The odour was apparent; a mix of dry sweats and stale breaths. With, a few minutes to go before … Continue reading Echoes from a soccer drama-fest

ROBIN van DEVIL

ROBIN van DEVIL

  There was a Robin in my hood With nimble feet – oh! – he was good. And Robin nursed a broken wing But still to him did Arsene cling – For 7 eons without relent – Until the Robin’s wings had strength! 1 season Robin made us fly- The Tots and Blues we did … Continue reading ROBIN van DEVIL

Internal Representations

Internal Representations

It was meant to be the last kick of the match. The unimaginable and unprecedented was about to happen. Africa’s dream was about to be realized. The tension was palpable. There was dead silence at the over eighty thousand capacity arena. The usual noisy vuvuzela blown by enthusiastic fans and the drum beats of the … Continue reading Internal Representations