This is a guide to the world's most popular sport, exploring every aspect of the game, from the sublime skills of Pele to a day in the life of a professional footballer. It covers the key rules,together with the tactics, set pieces and skills such as swerving the ball and overhead kicks. As well as offering practical advice, the book also offers an insider's view of the history of the game, profiles of the great clubs and women's football. The all-time greats, from George Best to Zinedine Zidane, make an appearance, while a section on the the great matches relives the excitement of memorable encounters such as the Brazil versus Italy 1970 World Cup Final.
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Clive Gifford is a highly experienced author and has written titles on just about every sport, from tennis and netball to badminton and track athletics. He has also written extensively on major sporting events such as the Summer Olympics and the Football World Cup.Review:
"Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I can assure them it is much more serious than that." Bill Shankly; "Football is like a religion to me. I worship the ball, and I treat it like a god." Pele
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