Just because kids play alot of soccer, that doesn't make it a major sport in that country.
There are great anecdotes sprinkled throughout the book to keep things interesting, although in a few rare instances, the chapters did seem to drag on a bit.
This book is a great read for anyone who truly enjoys the game of soccer or the study of statistics and its usage in society.
From an economics perspective, this book is tremendous. For a fan or coach or player, it helps to define the system of player development and team building that most people don't... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Anthony Vertino
Awesome book for a sports fan that also has a business mind.Published 2 months ago by Addison Stanfill
I am very happy to have purchased this product. It was exactly what I was looking for. I will definitely recommend this product.Published 2 months ago by LUKE P HOVEY
I am an economist and also a football (soccer) fan. This books is great mixing both concepts. It is also an engaging reading. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Amazon Customer
Good condition for this soccer book, can't wait to read it all, cover to cover. Thanks for the shipment. Well done.Published 9 months ago by Lino Taormina
My 11 year old son has read and re-read this book five times in his young life! He is one of those young soccer fanatics who knows all the stats of all the players in all the top... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Kerri
The book contains some really interesting analysis on British and European Soccer. Great read and it is not at all that technical as the title sugests.Published 13 months ago by Mihai
Great book on the economics of sports (and soccer in particular), written in a compelling style and with enough data to make the stories stick. A great read.Published 13 months ago by rkogel
This is a great book for those who love the beautiful game and are interested in the management and psychological aspect of the game.Published 14 months ago by Joel