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The Rocky Road by Eamon Dunphy
The Rocky Road by Eamon Dunphy
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Let's get the facts straight before I start: I bought this book because Eamon Dunphy was a gifted player for my hometown team Reading in the 1970s and because he wrote an intelligent and honest column for the Reading Evening Post each week. I also met him a couple of times after games when my sister and I used to do the classic young football fan thing and wait after a game to spot our heroes. I have followed his career ever since, buying his biographies of U2 and Matt Busby and, of course, the original book 'Only A Game?' which was perhaps the first book by a professional footballer to 'tell it like it is' for the unglamorous lower division footballer.

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