The Champions League Final Life

Saturday special. Classic, exuberant piece of sports writing, about today’s European Cup Final between Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich. Even if football isn’t your passion. “It’s like playing Galaga. You could clear level after level, but those aliens were going to keep munching their way toward you forever. Bayern is the endless loop of aliens; Dortmund is a kid who’s only got so many quarters. You can root for the kid, but be realistic” (2,280 words)

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