This is an irreverent, fun-packed spoof, a football annual for adults, and an instant antidote to all those dark winter nights watching your team's latest scoreless bore-draw against the pub eleven from next door. Now you can enrich your knowledge of all things football, thanks to this rib-tickling mickey-take on the nation's favourite sport. "Balls!" gets to the parts that other books cannot reach, with its topical trivia and scabrous twist on 'the man's game.'
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Simon Burnton has been writing about football and, when cornered, other sports for the Guardian since 1998. He has also contributed to numerous other publications, including the Observer, Evening Standard, FourFourTwo, When Saturday Comes and Arena. This is his first book. Rob Bagchi is the co-author of two books: The Unforgiven: The Story of Don Revie's Leeds United (2002) and Frank McLintock: True Grit (2005). He has co-written the Clogger column in the Guardian since 2002 and has written for many other newspapers and magazines including The Times and the Independent.
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