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Galeano  Tribute #2

This is the second in my  series  inspired  both  by  Galeano’s classic  book of essays  and by  a recent exhibition I  saw on the drawings of Gustave Doré,  France’s great 19th  century illustrator.

Here  a privileged  player(let’s say from  Juventus-  think of the two  fake penalties in  a recent match)  has the advantage over a player from  a poorer team.  But  I’ll  let you interpret  how rich  and poor  conduct themselves in the  Beautiful  Game today…