'A delight to read ... an exuberant and intelligent footy book' -- Simon Barnes, Chief Sports Writer, The Times. 'Probably the most intelligent football book of the year' --Independent on Sunday. 'Full of insights' --Independent (No. 1, 'Ten Best Sports Books')
'Endless fascinating details and anecdotes' -- Simon Kuper, author of 'Football Against the Enemy'. 'A work of insight from a young writer trying to solve an old problem, the definition of that much over-used word in football vocabulary; great' --Martin Tyler, Sky Sports
'Quirky and exuberant' -- FourFourTwo, ****. 'Hilarious anecdotes ... a scintillating read, brimming with rich detail ... one book that should find its way onto every football fan's bookshelf. Join the greatness debate' --The Crack (Book of the Month)
About the Author
Musa Okwonga is an Oxford graduate who has practised both law and football, with the emphasis on the latter.