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História do início dos Campeonatos de Futebol em Lisboa
Price: Free! Words: 15,040. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Pretende-se com a publicação deste livro, recapitular o que foi a história do Futebol Lisboeta desde a sua introdução, com uma primeira fase do aparecimento das primeiras equipas de futebol e depois as primeiras competições oficiais a nível distrital e regional.
The Three Percent Solution: Ramblings on College Playoffs, Football Conferences, and Fetal Bovine Serum
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
College football conferences are a beautiful mess. A hodgepodge of all sorts of names, sizes, and locations. Added to all the confusion is the fact that this year marks the first time the College Football Playoff (CFP) system will be used by the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS). A select committee of 13 will choose the top 3% of teams to face-off in the ultimate two-stage competition.
Murder of a Star Quarterback: The Tragic Tale of Steve McNair & Sahel Kazemi
Series: R. Barri Flowers Murder Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,480. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Murder of a Star Quarterback by the bestselling author of Dead at the Saddleworth Moor, R. Barri Flowers, is a true crime short about the murder-suicide of former NFL quarterback Steve McNair and his lover, Sahel Kazemi. Included is a bonus story and excerpts of books.
José Mourinho: The Rise of the Translator
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,850. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
From Porto to Chelsea, and Inter to Real Madrid – the Mourinho story is as intriguing as the man himself. Now, a new challenge awaits at Stamford Bridge. Covering the Mourinho story to October 2013 and featuring numerous exclusive interviews with figures not synonymous with the traditional Mourinho narrative.
Headers: Scores & Headlines from Brazil 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
"Fantas-Ticos!" "Spanish Are Nada!" "Bite Makes Might!" "Don't Cruyff for Me: Argentina!" "Götze and Glory!" Headers is a look back at the sixty-four matches of soccer's 2014 World Cup through kooky, hyper-sensationalized headlines. If you love the “beautiful game” and groan-worthy puns, you’ll find Headers pitch perfect!
Soccer Brain: The 4C Coaching Model for Developing World Class Player Mindsets and a Winning Football Team
Series: Peak Performance, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,170. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Coaching soccer is demanding. Impossible to perfect, it requires a broad knowledge of many performance areas including technique, tactics, psychology and the social aspects of human development. The first two components are covered in detail in many texts – but Soccer Brain uniquely offers a comprehensive guide to developing the latter two – player mindsets and winning teams.
20|13: A Tribute to Sir Alex Ferguson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,430. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Empire Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Sir Alex Ferguson has dominated English football for over 26 years. Now, having decided to call it a day, 20/13 pays tribute to the man's remarkable achievements by recounting each of Manchester United's 20 title triumphs from the Edwardian era to the present day and the 13 titles won by Sir Alex during his United reign.
A Tale of Two Cities: Manchester & Madrid 1957-1968
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,920. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011 by Empire Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
This is the tale of two cities divided by football and united by tragedy. In the wake of the Munich Air disaster Real Madrid, more than any other football club, aided Manchester United's rehabilitation culminating in their triumph in the 1968 European Cup final.
Delirium: My Fascination for the 1978 World Cup Final
Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
(2.00 from 1 review)
The 1978 World Cup Final was one of the most spectacular but controversial sporting events in recent memory. All of Argentina, backed by the ruling military junta was willing them to win against a talented Dutch Team. This is my take on a truly gripping but heavily tarnished match and the events that surrounded it.
Florida Gators IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom
Series: THE ULTIMATE TEST OF TRUE FANDOM, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 33,280. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
Think you know Gators football? Think you have mad-trivia skills when it comes to Urban Meyer, Tim Tebow, or Brandon Spikes? Think you've got the Steve Spurrier, Danny Wuerffel, or Emmitt Smith questions in the bag? Think again. It's time to find out how smart you really are about the Gators.
Graduation: Life Lessons of a Professional Footballer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,300. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Graduation is the memoir of Brentford, and ex-Watford Goalkeeper - Richard Lee.
The Modern Soccer Coach 2014: A Four Dimensional Approach
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
The modern soccer player is technically more capable, physically faster and stronger, and has access to more coaching and sports science resources than ever. Aimed at Soccer coaches of all levels and with players of all ages and abilities The Modern Soccer Coach identifies the areas that must be targeted by coaches to maximize a team’s potential – the Technical, Tactical, Physical and Mental.
Hit That Line!
Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 37,600. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Hit That Line takes its name from the “Arkansas Fight” song and tells the story of how 14 inexperienced players in 1894 began a football program that has since grown to national prominence. The reader is engulfed into a description of the coaches, legendary players, traditions, and best of all, Arkansas’ most memorable football games.
Historias de Fútbol Internacional - Anécdotas Reales sobre futbolistas, entrenadores y competiciones internacionales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,460. Language: Spanish. Published: December 14, 2011 by Editorialimagen.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
El fútbol genera pasiones pero también tristezas. Creo que el fútbol es como una película: A veces solamente vemos lo que pasa en esas dos horas que nos sentamos a disfrutar el filme, pero pocas veces sabemos qué sucedió tras bambalinas.
Itching After Rovers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,630. Language: British English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 1 review)
The story of a football fan embarking on an odyssey following his hometown team by hitchhiking around the British Isles and Europe. It charts the rise of his club from obscurity to English Premier League Champions. Interspersed with tall tales written by the author for his club fanzine, this story should prove entertaining to not only football fans, but also those not interested in sport.
Athletic Scholarships:Step By Step Blueprint For Playing College Sports
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,760. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Lanie Dills Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
How are college Athletic Scholarships offered? Contrary to what you may think, college sports recruiting is a process that you can easily implement. However, it is a system that very few high school athletes or their parents know about Becoming a college athlete with an athletic scholarship allows you to play the sport you love and get a college education at the same time.
The Grand Old Man: Amos Alonzo Stagg
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 65,780. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Amos Alonzo Stagg rose from humble beginnings to become the most significant coach in history. He lived to be 102, coached until he was 98 and spent 73 seasons in football. He introduced a plethora of innovations. The biggest names in football said, “All football comes from Stagg.”
Blue Ribbon College Football Yearbook
Price: $16.95 USD. Words: 457,000. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Blue Ribbon College Football Yearbook is considered the "bible" of college football, an annual preview that includes 3,000- to 4,500-word previews on all 120 Football Bowl Subdivision teams. Blue Ribbon is read by avid fans, ABC, CBS and ESPN broadcasters, radio play-by-play announcers, FBS coaches and NFL scouts. See why the ESPN GameDay crew has to have Blue Ribbon.
How International Football Started - Scotland v England 1872
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 17,270. Language: British English. Published: November 28, 2013 by The New Curiosity Shop. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
England v Scotland is the world football’s oldest rivalry, and this fascinating book tells the story of how it all began. Sports historian Andy Mitchell, former head of communications at the Scottish FA, has researched the events that led to the creation of a global phenomenon. He brings to life the players who set the ball rolling in first international in Glasgow on 30 November 1872.
Violence in Rugby
Price: Free! Words: 48,350. Language: British English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book focusses on unsanctioned violence in rugby, and describes rugby's most renowned violent deeds, profiles infamous players and chronicles the most notorious incidents. It examines violence in the past, how rugby violence is changing in the modern game and its relationship with the criminal and civil law. This is the first book to explore violence in rugby in the widest sense.