Roy of the Rovers : World Cup Special Paperback
This collection contains stories from the 60s, 70s and 90s. 1962-1963 Roy makes his England debut against South American side Caragua.
England win 3-1 (Roy 2). 1966 Whilst on tour in Australia during the real 1966 World Cup, Rovers found themselves representing England in an alternative tournament, organised by a wealthy sheep farmer, where their opponents included a team of Italian acrobats! 1977-1978 Roy takes over as caretaker-manager of England and after defeating Holland 5-1 turns down the full-time job. 1991-1992 Roy appointed player-manager of England 'B' team and wins a four-nation tournament v USA, France and Segovia.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 208 pages, colour comic strip
- Publisher: Titan Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 07/05/2010
- Category: Comics and Graphic Novels
- ISBN: 9781848566712