The beautiful read: Fourteen must-read soccer books for the World Cup - The Globe and MailHere is a selection of 18 of the best books concerning the beautiful game. Brian Clough's doomed stint at Leeds United, where he replaced rival manager Don Revie, lasted all of eight matches. Clough had previously criticized both Revie and the Leeds United playing style, ensuring that his appointment was met with consternation among the Leeds players. In this book, author David Peace writes from Clough's point of view as he fails to get his players behind him. It's a brilliant look at one of football's most outspoken and polarizing managers. Enke played for Benfica, Barcelona, Hannover and won 8 caps with Germany while battling depression. This book, written by his friend Ronald Reng, details his life and struggle.
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Fear not, for I have selected 32 titles, one for each team in the finals—and all but one published since the last World Cup concluded in Brazil—that will tell you more about the beautiful game than you could ever learn by, you know, just watching it. Granted, some American Outlaws will be interested only in the titles explaining why the U. Red Card: How the U. It reads like a thriller! Who Invented the Bicycle Kick? Whether you want to create a truly epic pub quiz or just while away the time between games, this book has you covered. Whether we can share it is another matter entirely.
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Report an error Editorial code of conduct. Her team are allotted Ukraine and many bookx them are really disappointed. Among the Thugs By Bill Buford. It's an incredibly moving account of a different era and the relationship between father and son.Wambach is the all-time leader, beyond specific teams and tournaments, book men and women. The very best books about sport go beyond on-field events, this book oozes a love of the game. The world's game has had its fair share of beautiful literature. Most of all though.
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