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The Bromley Boys: The True Story of Supporting the&hellip by Dave Roberts
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5.0 out of 5 stars A VERY CLEVER BOOK, 4 Aug 2009
If you've ever known the feeling that nothing else on earth matters more than your football club, whether it's the players, the manager, the ground or even the tea hut...then this book is for you.

Dave Roberts leads us through his memories of a season in hapless Bromley FC's history and how, despite continual defeats, his admiration of the team and players actually grows. The action is set in 1969, so if you grew up 10 years either side of that date, then the extra dimension in this book is a trip down memory lane in terms of the clothes, comics, sweets and music popular at that time.

This is a really feel good book about following football in a far more innocent time… Read more