The view from Spain

Topical troubles

November 26, 2012
By Phil Ball
It's been one of those weekends in which lots of things have happened, but which I can't quite bring together as a theme. Does it matter? Probably not. Let's work on the premise of the parts of the sum, as opposed to the sum of the parts. Football's like that sometimes.

It all started for me (and 25,000 other hardy souls) in Anoeta last Friday night, to watch Real Sociedad draw 0-0 with Osasuna in the Basque-Navarre 'derby'. I've put the word between inverted commas because some folks ...

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