Do You Speak Football?: A Glossary of Football Words and Phrases from Around the World (Hardback)Tom Williams (author)
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Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Number of pages: 272
Weight: 315 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm
Funny, erudite, rich in detail and endlessly readable. Perfect for anyone who thinks they already know about the language of football. -- Barney Ronay * The Guardian *
Amusing and informative in equal measure. Who knew Dundee United commanded such disdain in Nigeria? -- Oliver Kay * The Times *
Quirky, addictive, stuffed with anecdote, it's far more than a glossary... the writing is precise, light and often lovely. A treat. -- Jonathan Northcroft * Sunday Times *
A fascinating and necessary work. -- Jonathan Wilson * founder of The Blizzard and bestselling author of Inverting the Pyramid *
Ein super Buch! -- Raphael Honigstein * The Guardian and author of Das Reboot *
A wonderful, endlessly delightful book * When Saturday Comes *
There are plenty of books about the language of football already, but surely not one like this: funny, informative and truly global. * 11Freunde *
Top Ten Xmas gift idea for the football fan in your life. * AS *
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