Fishpond Gift Vouchers - Let them choose!

New Zealand's Lowest Prices. Guaranteed

When Football Was Football
By

Rating
Product Details

Table of Contents

Drawing on the Daily Mirror's outstanding photographic archive and Haynes Publishing's wealth of experience, this book continues the successful 'When Football Was Football' series by recounting the magic - and at times not so magic - moments in more than a century of Derby County Football Club. Wonderful and often iconic photographs sit alongside newspaper cuttings from the last century to give an 'as-it-happened' account of the Derby County story. Features the two championship-winning seasons of the 70s and the unforgettable forays into Europe which followed, the FA Cup triumph in the 40s, the highs and lows of the Football League play-offs in more recent times as well as the numerous promotion and relegation campaigns. Captures beautifully some of the great characters who have helped shape the club's rich history, both on the field and off it. Reveals the unexpected outcomes and assorted events threaded through the richly-woven tapestry of Derby County and its supporters. Written and compiled by one of Fleet Street's top young football reporters.

About the Author

TOM HOPKINSON is a football reporter for The People. He has previously worked for the Daily Express, Sunday Express and London's Evening Standard, and is a regular guest on talkSPORT. He also contributed the chapter 'Derby and the Tin Man' for the football anthology 'Life's A Pitch - The Passions of the Press Box'. A big football fan, Tom hails from Bolehill, Derbyshire and lives in south-west London. He was a Derby season ticket holder in the mid-to-late 90s before work intervened.

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
People also searched for
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling When Football Was Football: Derby County: A Nostalgic Look at a Century of the Club on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.
Back to top