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The away game : the epic search for soccer's next superstars, Sebastian Abbot

Label
The away game : the epic search for soccer's next superstars
Title
The away game
Title remainder
the epic search for soccer's next superstars
Statement of responsibility
Sebastian Abbot
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For the past decade, an audacious program called Football Dreams has held tryouts for millions of young boys across Africa, looking for soccer's next superstars. Sebastian Abbot follows a small group of the boys, weaving together the drama of the boys' determination to chase their dreams with the latest ideas on talent spotting and predicting sporting success, Abbot memorably explores why some of the boys succeed and chronicles the heartbreak of those who don't
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abbot, Sebastian
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aspire Football Dreams (Program)
  • Soccer players
  • Soccer players
Label
The away game : the epic search for soccer's next superstars, Sebastian Abbot
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-272) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Boys -- The tornado -- The skipper -- The target -- Trainees -- The academy -- Final tryout -- Sent off -- Brothers -- Glory and shame -- The milk cup -- Pros -- Battle of Belgium -- Miracle land -- Only the beginning
Control code
z9alam b2262164
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 284 pages
Isbn
9780393292206
Lccn
2017052648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The away game : the epic search for soccer's next superstars, Sebastian Abbot
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-272) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Boys -- The tornado -- The skipper -- The target -- Trainees -- The academy -- Final tryout -- Sent off -- Brothers -- Glory and shame -- The milk cup -- Pros -- Battle of Belgium -- Miracle land -- Only the beginning
Control code
z9alam b2262164
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 284 pages
Isbn
9780393292206
Lccn
2017052648
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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