The ultimate stocking filler to gift to every England supporting, football-obsessed child in your life, by bestselling author, Matt Oldfield. Published to tie-in with the World Cup
From the winner of the 2020 Children's Sports Book of the Year Award, Matt Oldfield. Think you know everything about the Three Lions and the Lionesses?
Have you heard of . . .
*The naughty pitch-invading dog that stole the show at the 1962 World Cup?
*The English amateurs who achieved Olympic gold?
*The spy who snuck into training?
*The incredible comeback of the England women's team?
*The infamous Words Cup handball that sealed England's fate?
*That time Gazza emptied a monster carton of ketchup over Robbie Fowler?
The beautiful game has always reigned supreme in England. These incredible and sometimes ridiculous stories may give you some idea of why. From penalty pain to unbelievable comebacks, it's time discover all there is to know about this beloved team and game.
Compiled by bestselling author Matt Oldfield, this is the third book in the award-winning Unbelievable Football series and the perfect World Cup gift for football fans everywhere.
Matt Oldfield writes the Ultimate Football Heroes and Classic Football Heroes series with his brother Tom. Matt also works with schools and organisations such as The National Literacy Trust and The National Football Museum to deliver football-based literacy workshops. To date, the Ultimate Football Heroes series has sold over 300,000 copies in the UK alone.