Support Your Local League: A South-East Asian Football Odyssey

December 3, 2018|
Support Your Local League: A South-East Asian Football Odyssey by Antony Sutton
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With the 2014 World Cup as a backdrop, British expat Antony Sutton takes us on a journey as he meets and learns about the people who play, coach and follow football in South East Asia.

Along the way he meets football hooligans, a member of the 1990 Cameroon World Cup squad, and numerous players and coaches, both well known and some merely just making a living.

It is a gentle, humorous, rollicking and revealing insight that is part 'boys own' travel adventure, part football life lessons, and part social and political commentary on the four heavyweight South East Asian nations of Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia.

Antony doesn't remember a time when football wasn't part of his life, but he also isn't entirely sure how it all started. His earliest memories are of being given Arsenal books and programmes in the early 1970s, listening to the BBC World Service commentary from his home in Belgium on a Saturday afternoon, mentally kicking every bal...
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Title:Support Your Local League: A South-East Asian Football Odyssey
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:272 pages, 8.27 X 5.83 X 0.57 in
Shipping dimensions:272 pages, 8.27 X 5.83 X 0.57 in
Published:December 3, 2018
Publisher:Fair Play Publishing
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780648133322

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