The perfect read for the football-mad kid in your life
*Shortlisted for the Telegraph Sports Book Awards, 2020* Do you think you know everything there is to know about football?
Have you heard of …
* The psychic octopus who could predict the winner?
* The Lancashire Lasses who became football’s best kept secret?
* The dog detective who saved the World Cup trophy?
* The superstar footballer who never actually played football?
Discover the most incredible, sometimes ridiculous, and always completely unbelievable football stories you never knew. From bestselling author Matt Oldfield, this is Unbelievable Football – true tales from the world’s favourite game where there’s everything to play for and anything can happen.
This collection of true football stories demonstrates that sport can unite, inspire and amaze in equal measure ... Interesting, amusing and sometimes bizarre ... sure to be a big hit with football fans.
This is an excellent book for a football fan aged 7+.
Brenda Marshall, The English Association