Family: Life, Death and Football: A Year on the Frontline with a Proper Club (Paperback)
Award-winning sports writer Michael Calvin turned up for the first day of pre-season training at Millwall FC and 333 days later he sat among the subs at Wembley.
- 352 pages
- Date of publication:
- 11th January 2018
Intimate and compelling, Calvin’s book vividly portrays players and management as family men, close to their roots: ‘We’re playing for the people who hate their jobs, who’d love our lives.’
Forget the glitz of the Premier League – this is the beautiful game in all its raucus glory, essential reading for anyone whom football is a way of life.