555 Football Facts to Wow Your Mates! by Les Scott


555 Football Facts to Wow Your Mates! by Les Scott

Which football trophy has three handles? When was a match stopped because there was a solar eclipse? Which very famous ex-West Ham player's middle name is Chelsea? The answers to these questions and many more can be found in this funny, fascinating book. You might think you know football, but this book will turn you into the ultimate fan. Packed full of stuff on players, matches, positions and all the major competitions, it really does contain everything you could ever wish to know about your favourite sport.

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About the Author

Les Scott is a journalist, writer and broadcaster who has collaborated on successful autobiographies with sportsmen such as Stanley Matthews, Jimmy Greaves and Tommy Docherty, as well as working for national and regional newspapers and in television, film, theatre and radio.

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320 pages
Interest Age: from 9 to 11


Les Scott
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Publication date

3rd February 2011



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