Read of the Day: Smilla’s Sense of Strikers

The stolid British have only three names for positions: Defenders, midfielders and strikers. As with love, though, the Romance languages have so many more. But does English’s linguistic impoverishment restrict the very game itself in Britain…especially for “strikers”? (Tom Williams/Football Further)

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