Review: The Age of Football

By David Winner | 2019-10-07 | including 1 item |
Football dominates the world but, as David Goldblatt shows in his latest epic study, there is a dark side to its ubiquity. His theme is power. In searing detail and with laconic wit, he reveals the ways ruthless deployment of economic and political power blight the game and wider society. The bigger football gets, it seems, the darker many of the forces swirling through it have become.