Funny, erudite, rich in detail and endlessly readable. Perfect for anyone who thinks they already know about the language of football. (Barney Ronay The Guardian)
Amusing and informative in equal measure. Who knew Dundee United commanded such disdain in Nigeria? (Oliver Kay The Times)
Quirky, addictive, stuffed with anecdote, it's far more than a glossary. the writing is precise, light and often lovely. A treat. (Jonathan Northcroft Sunday Times)
A fascinating and necessary work. (Jonathan Wilson founder of The Blizzard and bestselling author of Inverting the Pyramid)
Ein super Buch! (Raphael Honigstein The Guardian and author of Das Reboot)
A wonderful, endlessly delightful book (When Saturday Comes)
'At last, the definitive guide to football phraseology across the world... Sparky and very funny.
Paul Hayward, Daily Telegraph'
''Amusing and informative in equal measure.'
Oliver Kay, The Times