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Lovejoy on Football: One Man's Passion for the Most Important Subject in the World Hardcover – 4 Oct 2007

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  • Hardcover: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Century; 1st Edition edition (4 Oct. 2007)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 184605351X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1846053511
  • Product Dimensions: 16.2 x 3 x 24 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 2.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,250,792 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"Tim Lovejoy - formerly of Soccer AM - a true legend of his time" (The Beaver)

"a breezily unpretentious read" (The Independent on Sunday) --This text refers to the Paperback edition.

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One Man's Passion for The Most Important Subject in the World --This text refers to the Paperback edition.

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20 of 20 people found the following review helpful By Loz on 10 Dec. 2008
Format: Paperback
So now football's most searingly irritating 'television personality' has decided to let us in on what he really thinks of the game. His series of anecdotes are boring. It's quite sad that football is such a huge part of his life because he comes across as a bit of wannabe. A wannabe Chelsea fan, a wannabe salt-of-the-earth cock-er-nay. Most annoying of all is the way he anaylises football at such a shallow level. His actual punditry goes little further than tired cliche.
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56 of 58 people found the following review helpful By Mr. M. Falconer on 6 Jan. 2008
Format: Hardcover
I seriously worry for the sanity of the first two reviewers of this book, which have given it the undue high rating it has received. This is an egotistical piece of utter tripe from start to finish proving what an utter hipster bore Lovejoy is. This is the worse book ever written by frankly one of the most tedious and downright idiotic characters that has ever graced the earth.
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12 of 12 people found the following review helpful By Johnny 5 Eyes on 12 Nov. 2010
Format: Paperback
Tim Lovejoy is a blight on the football world and the very epitome of everything that is bad about the modern day game wrapped up in one handy smug, ignorant and egotistical package. If you like this perhaps you'd like to seek out his DVD with Jamie Redknapp which is far worse than any of those video nasties banned by the Government in the 1980s and roughly equivalent to having malt vinegar poured into your eyes through a funnel.
Amazon should run a competition to come up with new words in the English language to describe how appalling this book is because as yet despite millions of years of evolution they don't currently exist!!!
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22 of 23 people found the following review helpful By Kindle Customer on 12 Mar. 2009
Format: Paperback
had the misfortune to happen across this travesty of a book. Ridiculous egotism from lovejoy is a given but still this takes the biscuit. Clearly not a football fan at all; favourite player: Johan Cruff, he later admitted having once seen one clip of the cruff turn...says it all. please please don't lower yourselves to this please!
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7 of 7 people found the following review helpful By Wizzer on 20 Mar. 2013
Format: Paperback
Came across this book by chance, a mate had bought it I think (hope) ironically. Like some of the other football fans who do take the game of football seriously and posted a review, this book is not for you. If you are thoughtful and enjoy the beautiful game, then please avoid at all costs. I only gave it 1 star as Amazon doesn't allow 0 stars.
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26 of 28 people found the following review helpful By Sir Alex Ferguson on 3 Dec. 2008
Format: Paperback
Same management agency as the Spice Girls, with the equivalent knowledge of football (no offence Sporty). I've seen porn videos with less bum-licking and greater development of character than his infomercial "documentry" on Beckham.
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12 of 13 people found the following review helpful By H. Pearce on 31 Dec. 2012
Format: Paperback
A book which is not just ­tedious in the extreme, but utterly vile. Part autobiography, part witless musing, and one more triumph for the crass stupidity rapidly replacing culture in this country. Hopelessly banal and nauseatingly self-assured, smirkingly unfunny, it constitutes 304 pages of vomit-inducingly putrid nonsense, that should not be read by anyone, ever.
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48 of 60 people found the following review helpful By J. A. O'connor on 6 Oct. 2007
Format: Hardcover
Absolute tripe.An ex Watford fan who now supports Chelsea tells you all you need to know about this middle class bore.Making a fortune out of football and name dropping Beckham at every chance.
As Ally Ross of The Sun pointed out,there are 38 pictures of himself in the book.8 more than Nelson Mandela used in his autobiography.
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