John Turnbull has been editor of The Global Game website since January 2003. He co-edited The Global Game: Writers on Soccer and has blogged for the New York Times ‘Goal’ blog, as well as writing on soccer for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, When Saturday Comes (London), So Foot (Paris), Soccer and Society, World Literature Today and Afriche e Orienti.
Books by John Turnbull
Interviews with John Turnbull
When the World Cup comes around, many of us think of our national teams and their chances of winning. But the beauty of football is how international it is, and its ability to cut across borders. John Turnbull of the Global Game blog introduces us to football (or soccer) ‘as a second language.’