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Europe United: 1 football fan. 1 crazy season. 55 UEFA nations

Europe United: 1 football fan. 1 crazy season. 55 UEFA nations (Paperback)

By Walker, Matt

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    28 May 20

** AS SEEN ON BBC FOOTBALL FOCUS AND BT SPORT ** ** 'Excellent and thoroughly enjoyable' Sunday Sport ** ** 'Informative and eye-opening . . . an inspirational and motivational book' footballbookreviews.com ** 'ONE MAN AND HIS QUEST TO SEE A GAME IN EVERY UEFA NATION IN ONE SEASO...N' Paul Doyle, Guardian In June 2017, Matt said farewell to his job, surrendered his Fulham FC season ticket and set off for Georgia, the first stop on his mission. He would end his adventure eleven months later in Montenegro, having conquered the continent and captured the imagination of its sporting media. His epic journey would pose its challenges. Yet no amount of airport confusion in Iceland, unusual betting activity in Latvia, spectator bans in Albania or ropey breakfast buffets in Moldova would make Matt miss a matchday. And then there were the games themselves: showcasing the full spectrum of footballing theatre, from the truly sublime to the utterly ridiculous. This is the story of one fan on a once-in-a-lifetime experience: travelling to Europe's unseen corners, talking with its unsung supporters, and tracing the beautiful game across the breadth of our brilliant, bizarre continent.
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ISBN 9781787476134
Released AU 28 May 2020
Publisher Quercus Publishing Plc
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781787476134
Stock Release date is 28 May 2020
Status Available for pre-order, ships once released
Publisher Quercus Publishing Plc
Imprint riverrun
Released 28 May 2020
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Walker, Matt
Category Sports Teams & Clubs
Football (Soccer, Association Football)
Travel Writing
Number of Pages 464
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Dewey Code 796.334094
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Soccer fans, Soccer - Europe
NBS Text Ball Games: Field & Outdoor
ONIX Text General/trade