From Ricky Villa to Dave Beasant

Subtitle:
When the FA Cup Really Mattered
Author:
Matt Eastley
Price:
£14.99
Publication date:
ISBN:
9781785310232
Format:
Paperback
Size:
216 x 138
Pages:
320
Foreword:
Dave Beasant

Description

A unique trip down Memory Lane featuring first-hand recollections from fans who attended FA Cup finals during the 1980s. Centred around great games, characters and unlikely annual dramas, Eastley recreates a time when the world's greatest domestic competition really mattered - all played out against a backdrop of pop music, films and news stories.

About the author

Matthew Eastley is the author of From Barry Stobart to Neil Young and From Ronnie Radford to Roger Osborne, the 60s and 70s volumes of his FA Cup Final series, plus Charlton Athletic On This Day and Miscellany. Matthew is a third-generation Charlton supporter, and a season-ticket holder. His ambition is to attend the Cup Final in Addicks colours. 


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