St Pauli-ing beyond St Pauli: Going round the houses

I have a confession, falling in love with FCSP didn’t happen overnight. My first visit to the Millerntor didn’t change my life. Perhaps it was the image of an chaotic anarchist utopia I’d built up in my head, perhaps it was the raging hangover from a night on the Reeperbahn, perhaps it was the fact … Continue reading St Pauli-ing beyond St Pauli: Going round the houses

A Concrete Crest and an Unplayed Friendly

—Translated from Alles Drin, by Christoph Nagel and Michael Pahl. (Hamburg, Ger. Hoffmann Und Campe, 2010) Hidden amongst the trees in the Harald Stender Platz—the southern entrance to Millerntor-Stadion—is a curious concrete coat of arms… maybe you’ve seen it while looking through photos of FC St. Pauli online… maybe you’ve even taken a picture with … Continue reading A Concrete Crest and an Unplayed Friendly