ePub Football Legend: The Authorised Biography of Tom Finney download
by Paul Agnew,Billy Wright
Paul Agnew's 2002 biography is more than appropriately titled, for Sir Tom Finney can't be described in any other way than as a 'Football Legend'. Unfortunately, the football genius retired in 1960, just as I began watching the game.
Paul Agnew's 2002 biography is more than appropriately titled, for Sir Tom Finney can't be described in any other way than as a 'Football Legend'. Finney has now reached his 90th year and is still much revered in his home town of Preston. World War Two delayed the commencement of his professional playing career but Finney went on to play 473 games for Preston North End, scoring 210 goals
He recounts the death of Finney's mother when he was only four, his precocious talent in childhood kickabouts, his war-time experiences in Monty's Eighth Army and, of course, his starring role in the greatest-ever England forward line. Told with candour, humour and pathos, FOOTBALL LEGEND is the story of a true soccer immortal
Football Legend : The Authorised Biography of Tom Finney. The authorised biography of Sir Tom Finney, considered by many to be England's greatest-ever footballer and a legend who can perhaps only be compared to his great rival Sir Stanley Matthews.
Football Legend : The Authorised Biography of Tom Finney. Written with the full co-operation of Finney, the book tells the complete story of his life - from his working class Lancashire roots to his days as a football hero playing for the England team. Essential for anyone interested in football.
The Authorised Biography of Tom Finney. Published June 2003 by Milo Books.
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They Thinks It's All Rovers : Tales from Ewood : A Celebration of 125 Years of Blackburn Rovers. ISBN 9781900722162 (978-1-900722-16-2) Softcover, Arrow Publishing, 2000. Coauthors & Alternates. Learn More at LibraryThing.
William Ambrose Wright, CBE (6 February 1924 – 3 September 1994) was an English footballer, who played as a centre half. He spent his entire club career at Wolverhampton Wanderers. The first footballer in the world to earn 100 international caps, Wright also holds the record for longest unbroken run in competitive international football. He also made a total of 105 appearances for England, captaining them a record 90 times, including during their campaigns at the 1950, 1954 and 1958 World Cup finals.
Football Round the World - Tom Finney (Museum Press, March 1953) Tom Finney: My Autobiography - Tom Finney (Headline Book Publishing, London, 7 June 2004). Tom Finney's Forgotten Season: The story of the 1959/60 season when Tom Finney captained Preston North End to the top of English Football for the last time - Joseph Paul Harrison (Lizlin Publishing Ltd, 1 March 2010). Football Legend: The Authorised Biography of Tom Finney - Paul Agnew (Carnegie Press Ltd, 1989, reprinted by Milo Books Limited, in March 2002 and 24 May 2012)
Tom Finney – Football Legend. When Saturday Comes – The Half Decent Football Book. London: Penguin Books.
Tom Finney – Football Legend.
The book includes a bookplate to the front free end-paper signed by both Tom Finney and the author. Internally, the content is clean and in vg condition. Finney – A Football Legend By Paul Agnew. The dust wrapper is in vg condition, clean and bright, with rubbing to the head of the spine and light bumping to the extremities. The binding is tight. Publisher: Paul Agnew, 1989.
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