Itching After Rovers

Rated 5.00/5 based on 1 reviews
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. More

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About Mick Pickup

Eccentric author and diarist from Blackburn, Great Britain. Long time contributor to Blackburn Rovers F.C. fanzine, '4000 Holes'.


Review by: syltomo on Oct. 29, 2012 :
I am not a football fan, yet I found this ebook locally historical, full of football facts, and more importantly very humourous!! One gets the sense of actually being 'on the road' with this author. Although he needs to know the difference between Bucks Fizz & Brotherhood Of Man!! The latter never took their kit off. Great Book, well recommended, good value for money. I also enjoyed the 4,000 holes stories mimicking the facts & feelings of the fans at the time. Excellent Read!!
(reviewed 4 months after purchase)
Review by: andrew robinson on Oct. 20, 2012 : (no rating)
Fist class raed about a hard up football fan who laways had enough beer money and enough for his tickets to watch Rovers.
(reviewed 67 days after purchase)
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