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Left Foot Forward

A Year in the Life of a Journeyman Footballer

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Left Foot Forward by Garry Nelson
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Garry Nelson is not one of football's household names yet he made almost 650 League appearances in a career stretching back to 1979. This book describes the 1994-5 season at Charlton Athletic but it could be any in which he reveals the ups and downs of what it is like to be an ordinary professional player. There are the injuries, the battles for selection, and the worries that age is catching up on him, which would mean the end of his career. But there are also the occasional triumphs, such as when he was appointed captain and scored the winning goal in a televised match. Written with wit, intelligence and insight, LEFT FOOT FORWARD reveals far more about what it is really like to be a footballer than any number of ghosted autobiographies by the big stars. It is destined to become a classic of football writing.
Release date NZ
May 1st, 1996
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Headline Book Publishing
Pages
384
Dimensions
111x24x179
ISBN-13
9780747251828
Product ID
1686195

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