A Life in Football: My Autobiography

A Life in Football: My Autobiography

Sports, Football / Soccer
Paperback Published on: 01/06/2017
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Ian Wright, Arsenal legend, England striker and TV pundit extraordinaire, is one of the most interesting and relevant figures in modern football.

His journey from a South London council estate to national treasure is everybody's dream.

From Sunday morning football directly to Crystal Palace; from 'boring, boring Arsenal' to inside the Wenger Revolution; from Saturday afternoons on the pitch to Saturday evenings on primetime television; from a week in prison to inspiring youth offenders Ian Wright has a lot to talk about.

Wright reveals all about his extraordinary life and career. and discusses with a rare frankness how retirement affects footballers, why George Graham deserves a statue, and, most importantly, what he thinks of Spurs.

Not a standard footballer's autobiography, Ian Wright's memoir is a thoughtful and gripping insight into a Highbury Hero and one of the most popular sports stars of recent years.

'Wrighty's characteristic honesty means his book is far more engrossing than most bland football memoirs.' -Sunday Times

  • Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
  • ISBN: 9781472123602
  • Number of pages: 384
  • Weight: 290g
  • Dimensions: 126 x 197 x 25 mm

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A Life in Football: My Autobiography
Excellent Book
This is the first book I have actually sat down and read in years. As a football fan, this book is awesome. Ian Wright, one of the best players in his gene... READ MORE
Matt Scammell