The Best Defense is a Good Fence

by Nigel Assam

In York, England, a six-foot fence was constructed right through a goalmouth on a soccer pitch in Henworth. The York Council’s head of parks has described it aptly: “[It's] a real own goal.”

One wonders if it was the same people who planned the football field at Lehman High School in the Bronx.

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