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A life built around football programmes

Advantages: Good personal and national history
Disadvantages: Not enough on Bromley

When Dave Roberts and his wife move to the USA, he naturally assumes that he treasured collection of 1134 football programmes will accompany him on the plane. Wrong, Dave is informed that space is at a premium and he will have to whittle his precious hoar ...

bbicuk01 31.03.2014 · Read full review
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Review of 32 Programmes - Dave Robers

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MANAGING HIS LIFE

Advantages: Interesting early life, Great career, Interesting to read
Disadvantages: None

Alex Ferguson is one of the people I most admire in football today. As much as I hate Manchester United I have to look on at his record with admiration, and I actually like the bloke as a person. Not only has he dominated English football over the last ...

Chris_Padden 12.01.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Managing My Life (My Autobiography) - Alex Ferguson

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The man behind the mask

Advantages: See text
Disadvantages: very long, takes a while to get started

I am not a Manchester United fan by any means, but when my brother bought me this book as a present, who was I to say no. I picked it up immediately, intending to pretend to look at a couple of pages in good faith, but found myself engrossed and could not ...

Okocha 27.03.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Managing My Life (My Autobiography) - Alex Ferguson

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MANAGING MY LIFE

Advantages: an excellent read
Disadvantages: none

After reading ALEX FERGUSON,S auto biography,entitled "MANAGING MY LIFE",I must say that it is possibly the best biography I have read to-date. Honestly potraying his life and carrier so far.From his boyhood days in the clydside district of glasgow.Playin ...

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Absorbing!

Advantages: Absorbing read and very well written
Disadvantages: Not for non-football fans

I had a look at this book in the shops because I'm a United fan and I decided to see if it would actually be any good or just be a ghostwritten propaganda piece. My heart sank when I saw the words "with Hugh Mcillvanney" on the inside cover. I read the in ...

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Review of Managing My Life (My Autobiography) - Alex Ferguson

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