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Inverting The Pyramid: The History of Soccer Tactics (Fully Revised & Updated)
Wilson, Jonathan
(Paperback)

71% off list price of $18.99

Inverting the Pyramid is a pioneering soccer book that chronicles the evolution of soccer tactics and the lives of the itinerant coaching geniuses who have spread their distinctive styles across the globe. Through Jonathan Wilson's brilliant historical detective work we learn how the South Americ...


Soccernomics (2018 World Cup Edition)
Kuper, Simon
(Paperback)

81% off list price of $17.99

Written with an economist's brain and a soccer writer's skill, soccernomics applies high-powered analytical tools to everyday soccer topics, looking at data and revealing counter-intuitive truths about the world's most beloved game. It all adds up to a revolutionary new approach that has helped...


Red Card: How the U.S. Blew the Whistle on the World's Biggest Sports Scandal
Bensinger, Ken
(Hardcover)

71% off list price of $28.00

The definitive, shocking account of the FIFA scandal—the biggest international corruption case of recent years, spearheaded by US investigators, involving dozens of countries, and implicating nearly every aspect of the world’s most popular sport, soccer, including its biggest event, the World Cup.


Bring the Noise
Honigstein, Raphael
(Paperback)

71% off list price of $16.99

Jürgen Klopp's coaching career began in the German second tier at the unfashionable club of FSV Mainz 05, whom he steered to the Bundesliga for the first time in forty-one years. In 2008, he joined Borussia Dortmund, where he achieved back-to-back league titles and took the club to the UEFA Champ...


The Official History of the FIFA World Cup
FIFA World Football Museum
(Hardcover)

74% off list price of $45.00

Look back at all 20 World Cup tournaments, starting from the very first game, in the only officially endorsed history from FIFA!No event in the sporting world can rival the glamor, impact, fervent following, and universal appeal of the FIFA World Cup™. Authoritative and comprehensive, The Officia...


The Official History of the FIFA World Cup
FIFA World Football Museum
(Hardcover)

68% off list price of $45.00

Look back at all 20 World Cup tournaments, starting from the very first game, in the only officially endorsed history from FIFA!No event in the sporting world can rival the glamor, impact, fervent following, and universal appeal of the FIFA World Cup™. Authoritative and comprehensive, The Officia...


Soccer in Sun and Shadow
Galeano, Eduardo
(Paperback)

71% off list price of $16.99

In this witty and rebellious history of world soccer, award-winning writer Eduardo Galeano searches for the styles of play, players, and goals that express the unique personality of certain times and places. In Soccer in Sun and Shadow, Galeano takes us to ancient China, where engravings from the...


My Turn: A Life of Total Football
Cruyff, Johan
(Paperback)

78% off list price of $17.99

The autobiography of Dutch soccer legend Johan Cruyff, whose remarkable life and impeccable style have influenced star players and clubs for decades.NOTE: This is a Scratch & Dent book and may have noticeable dents, scratches and various other cosmetic issues as well as torn or missing dust jacke...


My Turn: A Life of Total Football
Cruyff, Johan
(Paperback)

69% off list price of $17.99

The autobiography of Dutch soccer legend Johan Cruyff, whose remarkable life and impeccable style have influenced star players and clubs for decades.


The Ugly Game: The Corruption of FIFA and the Qatari Plot to Buy the World Cup
Blake, Heidi
(Paperback)

67% off list price of $17.00

“The book that reminds you exactly what’s wrong with FIFA” (Esquire UK): This meticulously reported account by two award-winning, investigative journalists at Britain’s The Sunday Times explains how the 2022 World Cup was secured for Qatar—a key element in the ongoing, international FIFA controve...


Money and Soccer: A Soccernomics Guide
Szymanski, Stefan
(Paperback)

71% off list price of $16.99

Drawing on extensive research into financial records dating back to the 1970s, Szymanski provides clear analysis of the way that clubs have transformed in the modern era. This book isn't limited to European clubs.


Das Reboot
Honigstein, Raphael
(Paperback)

75% off list price of $17.99

Estádio do Maracanã, July 13, 2014, the last ten minutes of extra time in the World Cup Final: German forward Mario Götze jumps to meet a floated pass from André Schürrle, cushions the ball with his chest, and in one fluid motion volleys the ball past the onrushing Argentine goalkeeper into the f...


The Ball is Round: A Global History of Soccer
Goldblatt, David
(Paperback)

69% off list price of $25.00

The definitive book about soccer. With a new foreword for the American edition. There may be no cultural practice more global than soccer. Rites of birth and marriage are infinitely diverse, but the rules of soccer are universal. No world religion can match its geographical scope. The single gre...


The Keeper: A Life of Saving Goals and Achieving Them
Howard, Tim
(Paperback)

69% off list price of $15.99

In the summer of 2014, Tim Howard became an overnight sensation after more than ten years as one of America's leading professional soccer players. His record-breaking 15 saves for the United States national team against Belgium in the World Cup electrified a nation that had only recently woken up...


How to Watch Soccer
Gullit, Ruud
(Paperback)

61% off list price of $17.00

An opinionated masterclass in the art and science of "reading" a match from one of professional soccer’s most respected and beloved international figuresRuud Gullit knows better than anyone else that to understand soccer you have to understand strategy. When he started playing soccer, his only “s...


The Language of the Game: How to Understand Soccer
Dubois, Laurent
(Hardcover)

70% off list price of $26.00

Soccer is not only the world's most popular sport; it's also one of the most widely shared forms of global culture. The Language of the Game is a passionate and engaging introduction to soccer's history, tactics, and human drama. Profiling soccer's full cast of characters -- goalies and position ...


My Turn: A Life of Total Football
Cruyff, Johan
(Hardcover)

73% off list price of $26.99

The autobiography of Dutch soccer legend Johan Cruyff, whose remarkable life and impeccable style have influenced star players and clubs for decades.


The Soccer Referee's Manual: Includes the Laws of the Game (6th Edition)
Ager, David
(Paperback)

67% off list price of $20.00

The Soccer Referee's Manual is an invaluable reference guide for referees at all levels of the game. This new edition has been fully revised and updated to ensure that it continues to deliver the latest guidance on soccer refereeing, including law changes and assessment and promotion for referees...


Wayne Rooney: My Decade in the Premier League
Rooney, Wayne
(Paperback)

59% off list price of $15.99

Wayne Rooney is widely regarded as one of the leading football players of his generation. A talisman for Manchester United, since his move to the club in 2004, Rooney is their star player and an all-time great at the club. In the 10 years since he made his debut as a 16 year old for Everton, he h...


Catch Them Being Good
Dicicco, Tony
(Softcover)

68% off list price of $14.00

This guide to coaching female athletes of all ages shows how to build a team and provides invaluable advice on the differences between coaching males and females. The authors include exercises that foster teamwork and develop essential skills. They also answer parents' most common questions, such...


Soccermatics: Mathematical Adventures in the Beautiful Game
Sumpter, David
(Paperback)

61% off list price of $17.00

Soccer is the most mathematical of sports--riddled with numbers, patterns, and shapes. How to make sense of them? The answer lies in mathematical modeling, a science with applications in a host of biological systems. Soccermatics brings the two together in a fascinating, mind-bending synthesis.Wh...


The Mammoth Book of the World Cup
Holt, Nick
(Paperback)

70% off list price of $14.95

A guide to the one of the few truly international events. It covers everything from its roots in Uruguay in 1930 to the modern all-singing, all-dancing Greatest Show on Earth!


The Barcelona Inheritance
Wilson, Jonathan
(Paperback)

72% off list price of $17.99

From Cruyff's "Total Football" to the epic rivalry between Guardiola and Mourinho, a gripping chronicle of the rise and fall of Barcelona's dominance in world soccer.Barcelona's style of play--pressing and possessing--is the single biggest influence on modern soccer. In The Barcelona Inheritance,...


Quiet Genius: Bob Paisley, British Football's Greatest Manager
Herbert, Ian
(Paperback)

71% off list price of $17.00

The full story of the man who brought unprecedented – and since unmatched – success to Liverpool FC.


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