The most authoritative account of the history of football's most glorious tournament, fully updated.
About the Author
Brian Glanville, novelist and journalist, is one of the best writers on football. He spent nearly thirty years as a football correspondent for the Sunday Times
to which he is still a contributor. He has also written for The People
as well as contributing obituaries of prominent players to The Guardian.
Faber Finds have reissued three of his novels - his two on football, The Rise of Gerry Logan
and The Dying of the Light
as well as The Olympian