"Many people asked us along the way what soccer has got to do with literature. The connection seemed bizarre to them, but for us the connection is natural -- the creativity and the passion,
the excitement and the pain, the rage and the fame: soccer is life, literature is about life." Writer Assaf Gavron
, who organized an Israeli team that takes part in the
Writers' League, a loose body of international soccer-playing scribes.
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