Socceroos and the Political Economy of Belonging

I am going to the Socceroos World Cup qualifying game this evening. Should be fun. My brother bought me a ticket and flew across from Perth. We have been hanging out in my little flat. The game is being played at Sydney Olympic stadium at Homebush Bay. There should be a crowd of 80,000 people […]

Walking Like a Duck

(Via SMH on Michael Clarke’s Duck) Watching the Ashes with Clif at his joint we started discussing the walk between the changeroom and the pitch for batsmen who have just got out. The space between the changeroom and the pitch is an interesting space. The changeroom is literally a ‘standing reserve’ of batsmen. The pitch […]