"Possibly the greatest book ever written about football. The Italian world cup of 1990 is the backdrop for this utterly absorbing analysis of football and its supporters at the start of the nineties ."
"This sombre and downbeat biography tells the story of Diego Maradona, whose life became a nightmare from which he could not awake. Strips Maradona bare and exposes the devious people surrounding him."
"This intelligent , and academic book shows what happens around the world whenever football and politics become entwined.From Argentina to The Eastern bloc, this book shows football as more than a game"
"Is there a better football reference book in the world ? . This huge book gives the lowdown on every single match in any country in a given season , from England to San Marino. Pricey , but essential."