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An Audience With Alan Hudson
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 133,830. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2019 by Griffiths Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Alan Hudson was a players player, a fans player and an artist. A man with all the gifts! He was the quintessential cockney rebel and had style, charisma and flamboyance not only on the pitch but off the pitch as well. The original rebellious Kings Road kid burst onto the football scene at a time that London was truly swinging, and comparisons were obviously made with the irresistible George Best
Taking it up the Blindside
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 79,760. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2019 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
What goes on tour, stays on tour…UNTIL NOW! All, and I do mean all, rugby players the world over are from the same mould. They are friendly, convivial, generally well mannered, muscular, motivated, heavy drinkers with a high testosterone level, but above all trustworthy. Now this treacherous author has let the pussy out of the bag and touring is no longer a simple visa permit from the wife.
One Hundred and Ten Percent Legend
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,080. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
When Tony Keady died suddenly in August of 2017, at just 53 years of age, a whole county mourned, and the rest of Ireland stopped in its tracks to say goodbye to a legend of the game of hurling. Except Tony Keady was more than a legend.
Dark Arts by Mike Ross
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,780. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
For the first time, Mike Ross brings sports fans into the dark heart of the professional game of rugby union. Ross is recognized as the greatest scrummager in Irish rugby history – and the man who was the foundation stone for the beginning of the Joe Schmidt era, which saw Leinster win back-to-back Heineken Cups and Ireland become the greatest team in Europe.
How Oldman Athletic Won The League! The Unlikely Story of an Ageing Underdog Six A-side Football Team Who Should Never Have Become Champions... But Did!
Price: Free! Words: 54,810. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Have you ever wondered what it takes to win an amateur football league? In this book you’ll hear the story of Oldman Athletic, an ageing 6-a-side football team who, just like Leicester City, were never supposed to become champions. It should never have happened... but it did.
King Of Clubs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,540. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2018 by Ray Stone. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Anton Johnson dreamed of owning a soccer club. Running a family business, his ambition grew. He moved into entertainments and influenced new look nightclubs while running successful bar restaurants that made a fortune. His dream soon turned into a reality when he bought his first football club. Such were his entrepreneurial skills that he became the only man to own three clubs at once.
1st and Forever: Making the Case for the Future of Football
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,320. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Part memoir and part homage to the game he loves, former National Football Foundation president Bob Casciola mounts a persuasive case in support of football’s relevance to life.
Operation Black September: The 1977 Army Football Team
Price: Free! Words: 176,440. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The 1977 Army Football Team was the most successful team at West Point during the 1970s. The team won the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy by beating both Navy and Air Force and was offered a bowl bid. Players were united by their two Co-Captains, and this led to the only winning Army Football team between the 1972-1984 seasons.
The Italian Job A Chelsea Thriller Starring Antonio Conte Part One
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 71,880. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2017 by Gate 17. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The Italian Job (a Chelsea thriller starring Antonio Conte: Part One) chronicles Conte’s dramatic first campaign as Blues manager. Forging a remarkable emotional bond with players and supporters alike via a unique blend of charisma, passion, philosophy and humility, Antonio Conte transformed the London club into silverware contenders once more. Relive the roller coaster ride in fine detail.
Savage Enthusiasm: A History of Football Fans
Price: $7.77 USD. Words: 88,630. Language: British English. Published: September 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
How did we become football fans? Savage Enthusiasm traces the evolution of the football fan from the sport's earliest origins right up to the present day, exploring how football became the world's most popular spectator sport, and why it became the undisputed game of the people.
When the Dream Became Reality
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,240. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Sports
A young soccer player wanted to achieve something great, but quickly learned that to move up in the soccer world, he would have to live as two separate people: the ruthless player and the regular human. This heartfelt memoir pulls back the curtain on the life of a professional athlete, and tells the story of one's path and evolution, as a person and athlete, from childhood through six pro seasons.
A Forgotten First National Championship: The 1914 Army Football Team
Price: Free! Words: 186,880. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
See how the Army college football team was able to win all nine games during the 1914 season. Army decisively played and defeated teams from Rutgers, Colgate, Villanova, Notre Dame, Navy and others. The team was later named by the NCAA as one of three national college football champions for 1914. Players included future Generals Bradley and Van Fleet and Hall of Fame coach Bob Neyland.
Youth Soccer Development: Progressing the Person to Improve the Player
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,200. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
Football coach Noel Dempsey examines where coaching has come from and where it is heading. Offering insights into how English football has developed, coaching methods, 'talent' in youngsters, and how a player's entire environment needs to be considered in coaching programmes - this book offers many touchpoints for coaches who want to advance their thinking and their coaching.
Ten of the Greatest National Football League Quarterbacks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,560. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports statistics, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
This ebook consists of ten of the greatest National Football League quarterbacks. They are along with their Super Bowl wins/losses : Brett Favre 1/1, Dan Marino 0/1, Fran Tarkenton 0/3, Joe Montana 4/0, John Elway 2/3, Johnny Unitas 1/0, Peyton Manning 1/2, Steve Young 1/0, Terry Bradshaw 4/0 and Tom Brady 4/2.
Soccer Tough 2: Advanced Psychology Techniques for Footballers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,470. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
In "Soccer Tough 2: Advanced Psychology Techniques for Footballers" Dan Abrahams introduces soccer players to more cutting edge tools and techniques to help them develop the game of their dreams. Soccer Tough 2 is split into four sections - Practice, Prepare, Perform, and Progress.
This Damnation
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 92,370. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015 by Gate 17. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Patriotism. Courage. Friendship. Love. Hate. Obsession. Murder. Incarceration. Revenge. From the backstreets of Battersea and the Stamford Bridge terraces, to battlefields serving Crown and Country and beyond… This Damnation is a white-knuckle, page-turning ride into the abyss of madness.
Worst in the World: International Football at the bottom of the FIFA Rankings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,180. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
In Worst in the World, Aidan Williams looks at the national soccer teams at the wrong end, so to speak, of FIFA’s rankings.
Return to Rugby Land: An Expatriate in New Zealand for the Rugby World Cup
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 92,930. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2015 by Lightwood Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
An expatriate returns to New Zealand for the 2011 Rugby World Cup to report on matches and travel around the islands. But 'Return to Rugby Land' is about more than the games and the scenery. 'Return to Rugby Land' is a personal account that offers a broad understanding of New Zealand, and the game that is at its heart, historically and now. A thinking sports’ follower’s book
The Bundesliga Blueprint: How Germany became the Home of Football
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,790. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The story of German Football's rise from the ashes of Euro 2000.
Armchair Linebacker 2015 NFL Metaphysics
Price: $4.20 USD. Words: 85,220. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Armchair Linebacker was an amazing football blog ahead of not just its time but probably everybody else's. Now Neil B Free and Raven Mack have gotten their heads back together to give you full metaphysical preparation for the 2015 NFL season.