THE HALF DECENT FOOTBALL MAGAZINE

25 May ~ Esporte Clube Bahia are messing with your mind. It would be best not to scrutinise this badge too closely. Within the circular crest is the Bahia flag: the red stripes representing the blood spilled in combat, the white representing the relative tranquillity of the players' lounge. So far this is standard badge business. Yet in the top left-hand corner of the flag, we see another flag – a flag within a flag. Presumably, if we had good enough eyesight, we would see upon that flag, in the left-hand corner, another flag, and upon that flag another, and so on, unto infinity. Read more

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