"Book of the Week, five stars. You'll pick it up in the bookshop and still be reading it 20 minutes later. Why don't you just buy it? This isn't a library, you know." -- Time Out, Sydney
'A fascinating new book... Day of the Match features a feast of entertaining stories.' -- The Weekly News
'An entertaining story for every day of the year.'
-- Liverpool Echo
'An excellent little book' -- Brian Viner, Independent
'As unputdownable as a puppy' -- Guardian
'As unputdownable as a puppy'
-- James Richardson
'Designed for dipping into - dare we say perfect toilet reading?' -- Four Four Two
'Like football itself: a simple idea, brilliantly done' -- Talksport
'This fascinating trivia tome picks a footballing story from each day of the year throughout the sport's history, from inventing a whole match in Scotland to throw off Nazi intelligence on 1 January 1940 to the demise of North American soccer League on 31st December 1984.'
-- Shortlist magazine
`An excellent little book...[it] has a page for everyday in the year recalling a significant event on that date'
-- Independent on Saturday
'Like football itself: a simple idea, brilliantly done'