5/26/2010

Subbuteo • Angola v. Zimbabwe • Little Plastic Men

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30 Goals In 30 Days
[#16] Bio-Dome Subbuteo Pitch

If one has played Subbuteo, discount viagra viagra sales health then one has played the greatest table
game devoted to the beautiful sport of football.
Subbuteo is played just like real football, best viagra but it is eleven on eleven –
flickable, one-inch, little plastic men. The men have rounded bases
that allow the figure to slide across the pitch when flicked correctly.
A highly skilled Subbuteo player can flick his player around other
figures and curve the ball. The action takes place on a large surface
which could cover an entire dining room table.
To me, the game is a mixture of chess and billiards,
but is distinctly football. Subbuteo is also a very good tool to
illustrate the rules of the game and display tactics.

After three years in hibernation,
we are rolling out the Subbuteo pitch next week.

Angola eyes the free kick against Zimbabwe.

International Football can change the Earth.

amazing paintwork by Michael Peacock
from his line of Little Plastic Men.

5/25/2010

Naas, Co. Kildare, Ireland • July 9, 2006

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[#15] Olympiastadion • Berlin

This was the World Cup Final in 2006, discount cialis sildenafil sovaldi sale
and I was watching this match on a television in the
drivers area on a tour bus. Ben Harper had just finished
[was finishing] his set, cialis best cialis and I snuck away to watch the end
of the match – just in time to catch the Zidane incident.
We were in Ireland at the Oxegen Festival.
The only thing I could do was take pictures of the television.

World Cup Final 2006

Italy v. France
1 – 1
a.e.t.
(after extra time)

5 – 3
penalties

5/24/2010

Tempe, Arizona • Svob Park • April 20, 2008

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[#14] Svob Park

Robert M “Bob” Svob park sits on the quaint Vineyard Road, best cialis viagra usa treat
and hosts basketball, discount viagra no rx baseball and soccer games daily.
This football goal sits on the East end of the field.
These grounds are fairly manicured, healing and watered by flood irrigation.
Once the sun goes down, there is pick-up games a-plenty.

5/23/2010

Chicago, Illinois • Warren Park • May 23, 2010

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30 Goals In 30 Days
[#13] Warren Park

This goal is near the southwest end of the park, cialis buy cialis generic discount
and has this amazing rust upon it.
It is sitting deep in right field of baseball diamond three.
The field is sharply marked, complete with penalty area and spot.

5/22/2010

Evanston, Illinois • Haven Middle School • May 22, 2010

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30 Goals In 30 Days
[#12] Haven Middle School

Early Saturday morning, sildenafil buy viagra site while driving past my old school, cialis sale viagra sales
I had to stop and take a shot of the fields where I used to play.
Truthfully, I don’t know which story to begin telling.
There are too many beautiful ones.

5/21/2010

Chicago, Illinois • April 19, 2010

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30 Goals In 30 Days
[#11] Chicago Indoor Sports

This is one of the better facilities in the Chicago area
when it comes to watching and playing indoor matches.
The surface is of quality, best viagra cialis check and the top to bottom plexiglas
makes for a very watchable event.

Hrvatski Dragovoljac 0
Tricolor Utd 2

5/20/2010

Skokie, Illinois • May 20, 2010

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30 Goals In 30 Days
[#10] Old Orchard Junior High School

When I was a boy in the 1970’s, generic viagra cialis canada sovaldi growing up in Evanston, cialis buy viagra
these fields were dominated by baseball diamonds.
In the year 2010, it is a Football [Soccer] Future
in the United States of America.
These well maintained pitches are a sign
of more positive things to come in the States.

5/19/2010

Chicago, Illinois • West Rogers Park • December 18, 2008

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30 Goals In 30 Days
[#9] West Rogers Park Alley

A week before Christmas in 2008, cialis generic cialis generic stuff
these youths were playing soccer [football] in the alley
behind my home. Their laughter and smiles are what
really stood out to me. Not to mention all the slide
tackling into the deep snow.

Next the furthest player, pills is the goal – which was a spare tire.

5/18/2010

Tokyo, Shibuya, Nihon • Rokugatsu 1, 2006

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[#8] Football Park Shibuya
[Five-a-Side Football Rooftop Stadium]

Departing our hotel in the heart of Shibuya, viagra usa cialis sales stuff Tokyo
the pace of the football match equalled the pace
of the people crossing the intersection.
Life was moving at an amazing and beautiful beat.

click here to view larger image
Shibuya Football

5/17/2010

Gold Canyon, Arizona • Goal • February 10, 2006

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30 Goals In 30 Days
[#7] Peralta Trail Elementary School

Eight Yards Wide and Eight Feet Tall

No matter where you are on Earth, viagra sales generic viagra buy viagra
there are goals to play football.

5/16/2010

Rio de Janeiro, Brasil • Janeiro 24, 2007

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30 Goals In 30 Days
[#6] Estádio do Maracanã [South End]

Moments after a Fluminense goal
inside the historic Estádio do Maracanã

note: the flags raising and the supporter
running down the stairs with the giant banner.
flares and smoke bombs soon followed.

5/15/2010

Mangere Domain, New Zealand • May 8, 2008

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30 Goals In 30 Days
[#5] Mangere Domain : Football Field

This beautiful field is located in Mangere Domain, discount viagra viagra sale tadalafil New Zealand.
Built upon what would have been a Pā (pronounced Pah),
A traditional Maori village, that was built upon a hill.
This hillfort would have been encircled with palisades and terraces.

5/14/2010

Chicago, Illinois • Douglas Park • May 14, 2010

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30 Goals In 30 Days
[#4] Douglas Park [South End : Field Six]

A view of a flooded pitch just in front of field six and seven.
What can be said about this bird bath?

5/13/2010

Chicago, Illinois • Argyle Turf Field • May 13, 2010

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30 Goals In 30 Days
[#3] Argyle Turf Field [South End]

Nestled just south of North Park College, buy cialis buy viagra treat
this is a beautiful setting for a match at dusk.
This pitch was resurfaced a few years ago,
and has become a pretty reliable [turf] field.
There is a fixture or two almost evening.

5/12/2010

Chicago, Illinois • Soldier Field • July 23, 2009

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30 Goals In 30 Days
[#2] Soldier Field [South End]

Gold Cup Semi-Final from 2009.
Mexico have broken the deadlock in the 88th minute
with a goal from Franco. The stadium went insane, sildenafil cialis buy viagra sale
and everything was being thrown through the air.
Five minutes later, cialis buy rx in the 93rd minute, sovaldi sale
Ledezma equalized for Costa Rica with a beautiful strike.
The pro-Mexican crowd of 60,000 went silent.
After 30 minutes of extra time,
Mexico prevailed in penalties 5-3.
Thank God.

5/11/2010

Chicago, Illinois • Montrose Fields • May 11, 2010

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30 Goals In 30 Days
[#1] Montrose Football Fields

These fields are just East of Lake Shore Drive, buy cialis cialis troche and are almost
always active with either Club Teams or pick-up games.
Six of the surfaces are grass and one is turf.

Great food is usually available from local vendors.

30 Goals In 30 Days

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In Honor of the 2010 World Cup in South Africa, cialis canada tadalafil sickness
I will be posting one photo a day of a football goal.
Counting down the final 30 days before kickoff, sildenafil
these will be images I’ve snapped from around the globe.

Yes, it should have been 32 Goals In 32 Days to
represent the 32 Teams in the tournament,
but I am two days late.
I will add two honorary goals at the end.

Panini Stickers • World Cup Trophy and Jabulani

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South Africa 2010 is just 30 Days from Kickoff