Haiku 4: The Past
Listen! Sven’s Swan Song:
The cadence of misery
(How can we forget his often bizarre substitutions and then the seeming impotence when facing Brazil last time in 2002? Let’s hope he might gamble this time round though that’s not his style he says in today’s Observer.)
Haiki 5: The Future
Left by melting ice,
The Nymark (“New Ground”) Island,
Runic football pitch.
See www.guardian.co.uk/arts for the feature on global warming’s exposure of a new football pitch sized island in the Arctic; just in time for the World Cup.