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Ron Atkinson: The ManagerRon talks to the Birmingham Mail about Steve Bruce and his new autobiography.Ron tells West Brom boss Tony Pulis to target the FA Cup in the Express and Star, a trophy he won twice as Manchester United manager. The Birmingham Mail have carried the same story. Ron talks to the Lutterworth Mail about the drinking culture in football.The Belfast Telegraph, the Daily Star and [...]

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Black Friday/Christmas deals!

Today marks the first day of deCoubertin's sales in the lead up to Black Friday! Over the next week we will be rolling out a number of great deals on our site, so you can prepare for the festive period. Starting today, all our Encyclopedia's have been reduced to half price! Keep your eyes peeled for more offers over [...]

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'Why We Write': Scunthorpe Hasta La Muerte author Inigo Gurruchaga

When Alex Calvo Garcia arrived at Scunthorpe in 1996 from the Basque Country, he was a complete unknown at a time when foreign players rarely featured at British clubs. Eight years later he was leaving an Irons legend, having made 236 league appearances and scoring a winner in the 1999 play-off final against Leyton Orient. This [...]

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Ron Atkinson: The ManagerOmnisport talk to Ron Atkinson about his views on Gary Neville taking the Valencia plunge.Ron also talks to Omnisport about the next England Manager roleAlive and Kicking podcast discuss Ron’s new book and his managerial career in the 1990’s.Liverpool CaptainsAuthor, Ragnhild Ansnes, talks to Steve Hothersall on Radio City about her new book Liverpool Captains.Here We Go: Everton in [...]

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Michael Walker on Martin Hardy's Tunnel of Love launch

Martin Hardy’s second book on Newcastle United’s recent history – Tunnel of Love – was given a superb send-off at the Exchange in North Shields on Saturday night. There may well have been ships launched on the Tyne to less fanfare.It began with excellent local band The Middens performing I Wanna Be Adored by the [...]

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Special Offer: Save a Tenner!

We have another cracking website on our online store over this weekend. If you spend over £30 on any order then we will automatically deduct £10 off your bill at checkout! If you are looking for Christmas gifts for the family, this is your place...

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Out Now: ​Everton: The Official Complete Record (Second edition)

deCoubertin are delighted to announce the publication of Everton: The Official Complete Record (Second Edition), the definitive account of one of the world’s most distinguished and groundbreaking clubs.With nine league titles, five FA Cups and a rich club lore that boasts names such as Dixie Dean, Alex Young, Alan Ball and more recent heroes like Tim Cahill and Romelu Lukaku, Everton’s is [...]

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deCoubertin team up with Book Aid International

Here at deCoubertin Books we believe that working with good causes is something that should be inherent in every business, no matter what its size. In the past we have worked with many charities close to our authors’ hearts, including Everton in the Community, the Everton Former Players Foundation and Stick N’ Step.On this occasion [...]

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The Headlines

The Manager: Ron AtkinsonSean O’Rourke and Ron Atkinson talk about Ron’s career on RTE Radio One. It’s Round and it’s White reviewed The Manager as “an interesting and fascinating book”.It’s Round and it’s White also interviewed Ron Atkinson about his new autobiography and his career in football. Liverpool CaptainsRanghild Ansnes was interviewed on BBC Radio Merseyside about her new book.Tunnel of LoveNews Guardian have published details [...]

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'Why We Write': The Unbelievables author David Bevan

In the first of our 'Why We Write' series, journalist and Leicester City fan David Bevan explains how he went from documenting the Foxes' inevitable relegation in the 2014/15 season to their logic-defying title win a year later...February 2015: Leicester City lost 2-1 to Arsenal on a chilly night at the Emirates Stadium. Our boys fought [...]

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