Tag: "Franklin Foer"

Ukrainian will, Carpathian pride and the summer of ’69

Ukrainian will, Carpathian pride and the summer of ’69

Some 30,000 Ukrainians descended on Moscow in Aug 1969 and sang folk songs in the heart of the Soviet empire. FC Karpaty supporters celebrated the regional second-division club’s surprising place in Soviet soccer history.

He’s in the pink | Interview with Simon Kuper

Interview with Simon Kuper from Jan 05.

In the end, they opted for Christmas Orange

Kiev, Ukraine, Dec 28 | Football has been part of the upheavals contested in an election following the “Orange Revolution” of Nov 04.

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