"The Legends of Oldham Athletic" is the latest addition to Breedon's popular series of "Legends" books. One hundred of Oldham's most worthy players, from those with the most appearances to those who were simply a hit with the fans, are profiled in this collection. Each entry is illustrated with a full-page picture, and the text gives details of the player's career and achievements while with Oldham, his career before and after his time at Boundary Park and, where relevant, of his life outside football. The result of extensive research, "The Legends of Oldham Athletic" is a fascinating history book that will provide a real insight into the careers of some of the club's most important players over the years. It is sure to appeal to anyone with an interest in the club.
GARTH DYKES was born in Lancashire and has followed the fortunes of Oldham Athletic since 1946 when his father took him to see his first League soccer match. Garth has lived in Leicester since 1961, but desspite his exile he has continued to visit Boundary Park regularly and watches Latics as often as possible. Garth has previously written Oldham Athletic: The Complete Record for Breedon.