Buy Used
£2.19
+ £0.00 delivery
Used: Very Good | Details
Sold by ChironMediaLtd
Condition: Used: Very Good
Comment: Shipped promptly within 24hours. Book is in very good condition - 100% money back guarantee if customers are not satisfied.
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Soul Crew: The Inside Story of a Soccer Hooligan Gang Paperback – Illustrated, 1 Mar 2002

3.7 out of 5 stars 25 customer reviews

See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Paperback, Illustrated
£3.14 £0.01
click to open popover

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.



Only on Amazon: One product for every need Only on Amazon: New Releases


Product details

  • Paperback: 251 pages
  • Publisher: Milo Books; Illustrated edition (1 Mar. 2002)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1903854083
  • ISBN-13: 978-1903854082
  • Product Dimensions: 13.3 x 1.5 x 19 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.7 out of 5 stars 25 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 291,385 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Product description

Review

'A great read with no shortage of humour.' (Loaded magazine)
-- LOADED

Synopsis

The Inside Story of Britain's Most Violent Hooligan Gang; The Cardiff Soul Crew are recognised by police intelligence officers as the most violent football hooligan gang currently active in Britain. Their 400-plus members have been involved in mass disorder at matches for more than twenty-five years. Yet they have largely escaped the notoriety of their English counterparts - until now. Two men closely involved with the gang tell its history from its origins through to the present day: their leaders, their fashions, how they organise and who they fight. "Soul Crew" relates how an infamous clash with Manchester United's Red Army in the mid-Seventies was the impetus for the formation of the mob. A core group of hardcases from the tough Docks area of Cardiff was joined by alienated, unemployed youths from the valleys and former pit villages of South Wales. They took their name from their love of soul music and adopted the 'casual' fashion of designer-label clothes. In time they would fight fierce battles with rivals like the Frontline Crew, the Bushwhackers, the Gooners and the Central Element.

"Soul Crew" also reveals for the first time the network of alliances and communications between the leading hooligans around the country: the so-called "Category C" thugs who organise much of the violence. And it tells of their cat-and-mouse relationship with the police spotters who now follow them everywhere From the publishers of the best-selling Guvnors and Blades Business Crew, "Soul Crew" is the best evocation yet of life running with a soccer mob.



25 customer reviews

3.7 out of 5 stars

Review this product

Share your thoughts with other customers

Read reviews that mention

Showing 1-8 of 25 reviews

25 February 2016
Format: PaperbackVerified Purchase
21 January 2015
Format: PaperbackVerified Purchase
16 September 2014
Format: PaperbackVerified Purchase
7 June 2011
Format: Paperback
4 people found this helpful
Comment Report abuse
16 March 2002
Format: Paperback
9 people found this helpful
Comment Report abuse
15 August 2009
Format: Paperback
26 May 2002
Format: Paperback
13 people found this helpful
Comment Report abuse
12 March 2002
Format: Paperback
5 people found this helpful
Comment Report abuse

Would you like to see more reviews about this item?

Where's My Stuff?

Delivery and Returns

Need Help?