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Torres: An Intimate Portrait of the Kid Who Became King Paperback – 6 Aug 2009


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  • Paperback: 384 pages
  • Publisher: Corinthian (6 Aug. 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1906850070
  • ISBN-13: 978-1906850074
  • Product Dimensions: 15.3 x 2.1 x 23.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 675,724 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"From his birth in Madrid through to his winning
goal in Euro 2008 and beyond, Torres goes behind the
scenes of his life and career to examine what makes
the golden boy of football tick as well as kick. He went
from a little boy in Fuenlabrada, playing football with
his friends on a cement pitch, to Anfield, the ground of
arguably the best football club in England.

Renowned sports journalist Luca Caioli has exclusively
interviewed figures from Torres' life - from Rafa
Benítez to Vincente del Bosque, Pepe Reina to Kenny
Dalglish, Fabio Capello to Fernando Torres himself.

This unrivalled material will give the real untold
story of how The Kid became The King of Europe." --Selby Times, August 6, 2009.

About the Author

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, ITV in Britain, and as chief editor of Euronews TV in France. He settled in Spain five years ago where he is correspondent for SKY Italia and writes for Il Corriere della Sera. He has also written bestselling biographies of footballers Ronaldinho and Zinedine Zidane.

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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By XVI on 1 Mar. 2011
Format: Paperback
This is a nice book for Liverpool fans in general, will give you a little bit of background on Fernando and also details about some of his early games as a Liverpool fc player, But If your looking for details on Fernando off the pitch and an insight into his life then this will be a disapointment, the book tends to touch on subjects on a breif basis and seems to quickly brush over it, Certainly worth a read but nothing to rave about
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