History of Football in 90 Minutes-9781785318399

History of Football in 90 Minutes

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By: Jones, Ben
Format: Hardback
Published By: Pitch Publishing Ltd
Date of Publication: 12/04/2021
Pagination: 368 pages, Includes colour picture section
ISBN13\EAN\SKU: 9781785318399
Readership: General (US: Trade)
Dimensions in mm: 147 x 224 x 35
Weight in grams: 544
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Description: A lot can happen in 90 minutes. For almost 160 years, goals, red cards and even substitutions have led to some of the strongest and most remarkable sporting legacies. From the first kick to the last, The History of Football in Ninety Minutes (Plus Extra Time) gives fuel to the notion that every minute in football counts.

21.6 cm H | 14 cm W | 3 cm T | 512.6 g Wt

A lot can happen in 90 minutes. From football's codification in 1863 to the modern era - goals, red cards and even substitutions have led to some of the strongest and most remarkable sporting legacies.

The game has grown into the world's largest and most supported sport, with all aspects of modern life being drawn into its continually expanding empire.

This book journeys through football's incredible history to examine some of the game's most fascinating minutes of play which, to this day, provoke lasting memories.

These key moments show how there is often far more to a minute of football than just 60 seconds.

The impact can last for years, decades or centuries.

By looking at the history of goals, finals and even corners we get a clear picture of how football became the game we know and love today.

From the first goal in an FA Cup Final to Diego Maradona's 'hand of God', The History of Football in Ninety Minutes (Plus Extra Time) gives fuel to the notion that every minute in football counts.