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From a Field to Anfield: A Footballer’s Journey from Grassroots to the Top …



From A Field to Anfield is the inspirational story of Nick Tanner’s against-the-odds rise from the uncompromising grassroots football scene in Bristol to the glamour of then-champions Liverpool. Nick’s story is not one of spending years mollycoddled in an academy system and having success handed to him, but of graft, days spent working in a factory before making it to the top, and being sold to Bristol Rovers by non-league Mangotsfield United for a couple of floodlight bulbs. Nick was a…

On the March with Kenny’s Army: How Liverpool FC overcame tragedy and despa…



Summer 1985 and the very future of English football is in question. With hooliganism rampant and depressing and devastating tragedies at Birmingham, Bradford and Heysel, the sport had reached a pitiful and deplorable nadir; English sides banned from Europe; grounds old and decaying; racism on the terraces; attendances in freefall; and, a petty and fractious TV dispute meaning no televised games until January. The beautiful game appeared to be destroying itself from within. Outside of…

Michael Owen: Off the Record



The early autobiography of a 24 year old, superstar international footballer, Michael Owen; written at what was to be the peak of his prowess. An honest an d forthright story of life both on and off the pitch – including the highs and lows, faced by a young star. (bio)

A surprising season: Liverpool FC 2013/2014 season viewed by a supporter



Many terms could accurately be applied to Liverpool FC 2013/2014 season. Almost all of them charged with positive reminiscences. Since the beginning of the Premier League, more than 20 years ago, Liverpool FC had never been closer to winning the title, had never been challenging for so long, had never scored more than 100 times, had never had a string of 11 consecutive league wins. A season that has been enthralling, hopeful, inspiring, full of proud and dreams, interesting, encouraging; no…