Last November, The Guardian‘s Sid Lowe wrote an inspired piece about the remarkable story of Real Oviedo, a club that plays in the third tier of Spanish football.
The club were close to going out of existence, but thousands of people from around the world — including Michu and Santi Cazorla from the Premier League — pitched in and gave donations to save the club.
Now soccer video channel Copa90 have a video documentary coming out that will dive deeper into the remarkable story. Here’s the
About Christopher Harris
Founder and publisher of World Soccer Talk, Christopher Harris is the managing editor of the site. He has been interviewed by The New York Times, The Guardian and several other publications. Plus he has made appearances on NPR, BBC World, CBC, BBC Five Live, talkSPORT and beIN SPORT.
Harris, who has lived in Florida since 1984, has supported Swansea City since 1979. He's also an expert on soccer in South Florida, and got engaged during half-time of a MLS game.
Harris launched EPL Talk in 2005, which was rebranded as World Soccer Talk in 2013.
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