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Caught Beneath the Landslide'The distance the club [Man City] have travelled is brilliantly chronicled by the journalist Tim Rich (once of this parish) in his new book Caught Beneath The Landslide.' Jim White of the Telegraph writes about the changing times for Manchester City, going from losing 2-1 at home to Mansfield 20 years ago to being champions of England [...]

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Arsenal: The Complete Record'From the iconic Arsenal photographs on the front and back covers, this book is a work of art. The three men who put this together are passionate about getting the the facts and statistics about The Arsenal spot on and they have achieved that with this beautiful record of everything Arsenal.' Gunnerstown on Arsenal: The Complete Record. Arsenal [...]

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Life in a Jungle'It is a lot of death for one man to cope with. He later got involved with things he would regret. If his explanation still seems a little implausible, perhaps he can be partially excused. It’s not often in this job that you interview someone who has killed people.'  Alan Pattullo sat down with Bruce [...]

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Life in a Jungle'How many people did I kill? I couldn’t tell you.' Donald McRae sat down with Bruce Grobbelaar for the Guardian. So Cheshire ran an article about Nantwich Bookshop’s event with Bruce in December.

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Life in a JungleBruce Grobbelaar was on ITV Granada with Mike Hall, and Radio City Talk with Steve Hothersall. "If I hadn't had football I would've been a mess."Liverpool legend Bruce Grobbelaar talks of the horrors of war and how football saved him. He served in the Rhodesian Bush War in the 1970s after being conscripted [...]

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Binman Chronicles'There’s too much technical coaching now,' he says. 'They coach the sh** out of people. You’re worth £200k a week and you can’t make a decision? If I don’t trust you – why are you playing? Nurses earn £18k a year and they take vital decisions every day.' – The Daily Mirror interviewed Neville Southall by his broken down [...]

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Life in a Jungle'People who don't know me will have an opinion,' he [Bruce Grobbelaar] says. 'I hope they now have something to base a judgment on.' – Ian Herbert of the Mail on Sunday chatted to Bruce about his new book, fighting in the Rhodesian Bush War and the newspaper sting which changed his entire life. The Mail on [...]

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There to be Shot At'Coton’s story concludes with some brief soul-searching following his heart problems, but as with the other more personal reflections dotted throughout, there’s a sense that as an archetypal strong silent type, he is much happier talking about his life in the context of football. This engaging book succeeds in doing that.' When Saturday Comes reviewed Tony [...]

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You’ll Never WalkAndy Grant appeared on the famous BBC Breakfast couches with Dan Walker and Louise Minchin as he chatted to them about his role in the England team’s build up to Russia ’18. There's @AndyGbootneck on @BBCBreakfast. He was talking to @mrdanwalker and @louiseminchin about his chat with the England team and his book 'You'll Never Walk', available [...]

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Baillie Photography Exhibition

deCoubertin Books are pleased to announce the photography exhibition of Alex BaillieAs the days became shorter and the nights darker, Simon Hughes began a journey through the north west, the country’s most successful football region. During the winter of the 2016/17 English season Hughes met the individuals shaping the game, those able to explain how and why moods are [...]

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