Archive for the 'Asia'

Islands | A multihued archipelago, tuned to soccer’s harmonics

You see how beautiful it is on this island, but...
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Pride of lions | Iraqi Asian Cup victory reminds a civilization what ‘normal’ feels like

Lions in a garden, stone panel from the North...
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Mind over rattan | In a meld of meditation and footvolley, the Burmese excel

Rawat Parbchompoo of Thailand contends with Aung...
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Terminal sadness | Stranded in time, Ghanaian plays football alone

Aryee for the first several weeks of his airport...
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The Chinese commentator for whom soccer brought pain

“By nature,” writes Wu Yuehua in