Sunday, June 19, 2011
Beyond The Pitch: Not Your Ordinary Joe: The Rise of Giuseppe Rossi
Getty Images. The record breakers, the pop culture icons, many of
the athletes who have challenged widely reinforced stereotypes and
even those who have been the result of unintended consequences -
something radically new or fresh, if you like - have been torn down
routinely or have been a source of outrage for the one virtue we
demand in every sporting narrative: Success.
To read more of my commentary with Anto at Beyond The Pitch, please click the image below:
Image courtesy of
Beyond The Pitch.
Giuseppe Rossi after scoring for Villarreal versus
Getafe in May 2010.
Steve Amoia is a freelance writer, editor and translator from Washington, D.C. He is the founder of World Football Commentaries. He has written and translated for AC Cugini Scuola Calcio (Italian soccer school), Beyond The Pitch, Football Media, Italian Soccer Serie A, Keeper Skool and Soccerlens. You can also follow Steve @worldfootballcm on Twitter.
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