Quite simply one of the best books I have ever read. I could not put it down and thoroughly enjoyed it.
I know nothing of baseball but the author does not assume you do, catering for all by making even the most complex aspects of baseball accessible. He reminds me of Martin Brundle from formula 1 - he speaks with such clarity and authority and engages both experts and novices at the same time.
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Excellent quality and for the price this is a must buy. I had Champ Man 2000/01 for years until it crashed (heartbreaking as any Champ Man fan will know) so I thought I'd update...slighty... with this version.
It is a classic.
I feel it is slightly more realistic than 2000/01, as I've started with Carlisle in the 3rd Division, and despite back to back promotions, without investing in my team it is now not all plain sailing in the First Division. This is a change to 2000/01, which was a bit more easier to progress through the leagues and a bit more 'go through the motions'.
Champ Man is for football fans out there who want to imagine they are better than… Read more