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Roberto Allende

Player and captain of Wellington United's master team, Los Piratas.
Junior coach at Brooklyn Northern United Junior Football Club in Wellington, New Zealand.

Roberto Allende

A common ground for amateur football

Many things make football a fun game. Bielsa would say it’s because the weak can defeat the powerful. While watching a Rugby match, my friends would say that it’s because football rules are very simple and easy to understand. “El Diego” would say it’s because life goes away.

Whatever your favorite reason is, there’s always be a collective element in the game. Football is a collective sport and it requires a collective construction.

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