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Roberto Mancini: A Footballing Life: The Full Story [Hardcover]

Luca Caioli
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Book Description

6 Sep 2012

You don't become a great player or a manager if you haven't got the taste for it, the right skills ... I believe you must have that extra something. Roberto Mancini.

A full, frank and insightful biography of one of the modern game s great managers featuring exclusive insights from the man himself and those who know him best.

When Manchester City s owners appointed Roberto Mancini in late 2009, the message was clear: this was the man who would overtake the Blues illustrious neighbours and restore the club to the pinnacle of English football.

The former Italy playmaker swiftly repaid their faith, following up an FA Cup triumph in his first full season with the Premier League title won in the most heartstopping fashion imaginable to continue a success story that had taken him from early stardom in Bologna to back-to-back league titles as Inter Milan manager.

Now, renowned Italian sports writer Luca Caioli gives the full inside story of Mancini s rollercoaster life in football from his early days as a firebrand centre forward, through glory days with Sampdoria and Lazio, to his emergence as a charismatic, if controversial, pitch-side leader.


Featuring insights from those who know him best including family members, former teammates and managers, as well as an exclusive interview with Mancini himself, it provides a unique and revealing portrait of the man behind the Blue revolution.


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  • Hardcover: 352 pages
  • Publisher: Corinthian (6 Sep 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1906850445
  • ISBN-13: 978-1906850449
  • Product Dimensions: 23.6 x 15 x 3.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 378,904 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Luca Caioli is a renowned Italian sports journalist who crafted his reputation at L'Unita, Il Manifesto, La Repubblica, La Gazzetta dello Sporti and Rai 3 in Italy and ITV in Britain. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.

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3.0 out of 5 stars Mancini 23 Jan 2013
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Like the curate's egg, good in parts. Very disjointed book with some interesting snippets. Could have been presented in a more logical way.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Good read 12 Jan 2014
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I bought for my Dad for Christmas and he was delighted and informs me it was a good read. Very quick delivery was much appreciated.
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3.0 out of 5 stars Bought as a present for Grandson aged 10yrs. 13 Aug 2013
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Bit heavy reading for a ten year old - this was my fault for not sussing out more about the book before sending got it.
Doesn't help that Poor Roberto got the push shortly afterwards. Will have to keep an eye open for the next book
on his successor before purchasing!!!!!!!
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