Roy Hodgson Reading ‘The Royal Game’

I’m not following the football at all but I found it interesting that Roy Hodgson is reading ‘The Royal Game’ by Stefan Zweig. Are there really parallels between this story and football? Not that I can see. But it’s a really good read, and not a long one.

The author, Stefan Zweig, was a fascinating character who is well worth investigating. Here’s a youtube clip about him to whet your appetite: