Stuart Roy Clarke’s Homes of Football: Lifting Weights, 2012
The military coup, unforeseen, has consumed the Mali Premier League fixtures. The players are confined to their backyards. Mostly around Bamako, the capital. The aspiring Onze Createur suggests his team play any of these invading forces at a game of football to decide the next step for the football-mad country. This photographer meanwhile is also held ‘captive’ for a period, all borders closed.