Gone — The Reason Behind Football’s Nostalgia

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3 min readNov 28, 2023
Gone on the Midnight Train (2012) by Don Whitson

Football players are idols. They shaped up many childhoods across the globe, figures that might be morally decadent, but figures that continued to inspire through their unique touch to the Beautiful Game. Totti, Kaka, Iniesta, Messi, Ronaldinho, Özil, Ronaldo Nazario, the names are many. There’s many names I did not mention, I know. The reader surely has thought of a couple of dozens already. Everything was

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