Why, exactly, did India lose its once chance to play on the World Cup stage? Hint: it is not because barefoot players were banned.
As follow up tomorrow, I was planning on introducing you guys to my favorite soccer book of all time. I have referred to that book earlier — here, and here. Time now to give you an extended look inside those pages — but meanwhile, a question for you, the answers to which I hope to incorporate in the post: which is the best book on soccer you have read, and why?