Pitch Invasion 031: “A Regular Player’s Tale”

You work so hard your whole life.

You strive, you desperately train,

You improve your game,

then relentlessly improve again,

and it all leads to that moment,

on one humid Spanish night –

when you become a hurdle,

as greatness takes flight.

Photo by Ryu Voelkel

Poetry by Musa Okwonga

Pitch Invasion 030: “The Emperor’s New Road”