For The Love Of Football: A Companion

byJohnny Morgan

Hardcover | July 1, 2017

For The Love Of Football: A Companion by Johnny Morgan
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In what year did the first televised football match take place? What were the first shin pads made out of? Who held the shortest ever managerial position, at a record-breaking 10 minutes? From the humble beginnings of Notts County football club in 1862 to the technical heights of the game that we watch today, football is a sport treasured by millions of people across the globe. Packed with facts and trivia, this miscellany takes you on a tour through the origins of the game, its key players and famous rivalries, and the triumphs and scandals that color its history. Whether you’re a new fan, a keen player, or an avid spectator, For the Love of Football is perfect for anyone who knows the incomparable joy of the beautiful game.  
Johnny Morgan is the author of The Football Lover's Companion and The Joy of Football.
Title:For The Love Of Football: A CompanionFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:240 pages, 8 X 5.25 X 1 inShipping dimensions:240 pages, 8 X 5.25 X 1 inPublished:July 1, 2017Publisher:SummersdaleLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1786850095

ISBN - 13:9781786850096

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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