The Book of Football Obituaries

By:
Ivan Ponting
Price:
£19.99
Out:
ISBN:
9781908051479
Size:
240 x 160
Pages:
448
Foreword:
James Lawton

Description

A celebration of the lives of 446 remarkable characters who have loomed large in the collective consciousness of countless football fans. Collected together in this life-affirming commemoration of achievement are players who have touched, entertained, outraged or inspired us; maybe even earned that special love we reserve for our sporting heroes.

About the author

Among Ivan Ponting’s most recent books are collaborations with Paul Scholes, Ryan Giggs, Denis Law and Sir Bobby Charlton, and an appreciation of George Best. For more than two decades Ivan has been contributing obituaries to the Independent newspaper, and has previously penned autobiographies for Gary Pallister, Bill Foulkes and Wilf McGuinness.