Aidan Williams


Aidan Williams lives in Newcastle upon Tyne, having lived previously in London and Japan. A passion for sport means that reading, researching and writing about sport is just a natural extension of this. His first book, "Asia's World Cup Story" was inspired by his love of Japan.

Smashwords Interview

What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
For my writing, the joy is in researching a subject that interests me greatly and writing about it. The history of sport is not only my writing interest but a passion for me.
What are you working on next?
My next project is to write a history of the Asian Cup football tournament to hopefully be published in the lead up to the next edition of the tournament in January 2015.
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The History of the Asian Cup
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,710. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
From humble beginnings in 1956, the Asian Cup has grown into an intense, closely fought and highly competitive tournament befitting a region that is continuing to rise in football's prominence. This history provides an ideal background to the rise and development of this increasingly prestigious competition.
Asia's World Cup Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,710. Language: British English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A tale of unforgettable highs and more frequent lows, Asia’s World Cup story has been long and difficult. It’s a tale of struggles for recognition, representation and respect at football’s top table. From hapless minnows to shocking the world; for every humbling defeat there’s an extraordinary success. Sometimes controversial, occasionally magnificent, always intriguing: Asia’s World Cup Story.

Aidan Williams' tag cloud

asia    australia    bahrain    blue samurai    football    iran    iraq    israel    japan    korea    north korea    saudi arabia    soccer    socceroos    south korea    world cup