"An action-packed new football series" (The Bookseller
"One of a series of short, sharp and fast stories with football to the fore" (The School Librarian
Cup action - and goals galore - for Rushton Reds as the team face their biggest rivals yet.
From the Back Cover
'RUSHTON REDS FOR THE CUP!'
Abs is a striker - but can he put the ball in the back of the net when Rushton Reds meet Langton Blues in a Cup quarter-final match?
He and his team-mates - Dal, Jason and Chris - all want to win the trophy.
But Langton are in their way . . .
About the Author
Having grown up in the heart of Leicester's Sikh community, Bali Rai
went to London to study Politics. After managing a bar and thinking about becoming a journalist, he now devotes all his time to writing and visiting schools to talk about his books. He is the author of a number of titles for the Random House Children's list, several of which have won awards or been shortlisted; including Unarranged Marriage
, which won four regional awards and was shortlisted for five others!The Whisper
was shortlisted for the prestigious BookTrust Teenage Prize. Soccer Squad
is his first younger book for the RHCB lists.