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Addicted

Advantages: Great read, an insight into a hero of mine
Disadvantages: for me, none

INTRODUCTION ****************** Growing up as an Arsenal fan I, like every other twelve year old boy dreamed of being a footballer and idolised the players that were playing week in, week out on the turf at Highbury. My heroes included Ian Wright, Da ...

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From the heart

Advantages: Great read
Disadvantages: None

In recent years, the cerebral qualities of English football have been what has captured the majority of attention with the coming of the continental coach, men like Arsene Wenger, Gerard Houllier and Sven Goran Eriksson. You might argue with that analysi ...

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Tony Adams The Full Story

Advantages: Great read, really exciting and really honest, Great stories from his time as a footballer
Disadvantages: Tony Adams is a footballer not an author and the quality of writing shows why.

What a life Tony Adams has had, a successful footballer with Arsenal and England, winning the highest club and individual awards in England, recovery from alcoholism, prison, a divorce and depression. All is told in his brilliant autobiography, ‘Add ...

Chris_Padden 18.08.2001 · Read full review
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No Donkey, just a vulnerable bloke

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Playing for Arsenal is enough to drive anyone to drink. I'm a firm West Ham fan myself, but I'm still a great admirer of one of the best Defenders that this country's ever had. After Bobby Moore, of course. Co-written with Ian Ridley, Observer Newsp ...

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A must for all young footballers

Advantages: shows that a little drink may lead to a downfall
Disadvantages: has Wrighty on the bench of his best Arsenal x1

If you are a young footballer who dreams of one day captaining your country in any sport or you had that dream when you were younger this book is a real eye opener. The great Bill Shankley once said that football is more important than life or death , as ...

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