I Love Photography, but I’m Mad About Football

posted on 11th of june, 2010

The World Cup started today and I couldn’t resist a blog about another passion I have, and I hope you hear me out even though this passion of mine may be of no interest to you.

I have always been fascinated by football or soccer as it is known in far off lands which prefer their own sports. The last time I was in the U.S. was more than 20 years ago, I was still a teenager. I distinctly remember being invited by my cousins, to join them and their friends who were playing football in the garden. Music to my ears. Once I reached the garden I saw their friends throwing an oval shaped ball. I turned to my cousins and my words were something like this, “Hey, I thought we were going to be playing football!”.

Pretty much anyone from any nation, can appreciate a good photo. Not so with football. Most Americans that I encounter on my travels, complain that there aren’t enough points (goals for the rest of us) in the game and how can you have a game where nobody wins.

Let me try to explain..

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Comments (2)

Posted by Komar on June 13, 2010
Thanks smartview27. Lol England could only manage a draw with the U.S. last night. Entertaining game though.
Posted by smartview27 on June 11, 2010
I can see why you love football! Congrats for your photos!

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