'As the FA celebrates its 150th anniversary, this book is a cracking insight into those pioneering days; a veritable cornucopia of eclectic Victorian footballing splendour!' – Football Book Reviews
'Compiling hundreds of histories, oddities and match reports… bizarre rule changes, 19th century floodlight failures, it’s all here. Four stars.' – FourFourTwo magazine, July 2013
About the Author
Paul Brown is a writer from the North East of England. He writes primarily about football, and has written for FourFourTwo, When Saturday Comes, The Guardian and many other publications and websites.