Football's Strangest Matches : Extraordinary but True Stories from Over a Century of Football Paperback
by Andrew Ward
`It's a funny old game.' The world's favourite sport has certainly given us its fair share of strange moments, and this absorbing collection gathers together the best of them, from more than a century of the beautiful game.
From Blackburn Rovers' one-man team to Wilfred Minter's seven-goal haul in which he still ended up on the losing side, here are goals and gaffes galore drawn from all levels of the footballing world, whether high-profile internationals or the lowest tiers of domestic football.
The stories in this book are bizarre, fascinating, hilarious, and, most importantly, true. Revised, redesigned and updated for a new generation of football fanatics, this book is the perfect gift for the soccer obsessive in your life. Word count: 45,000 words
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 256 pages, black and white illustrations
- Publisher: Pavilion Books
- Publication Date: 11/02/2016
- Category: Football (Soccer, Association football)
- ISBN: 9781910232866
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