Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Football - Bloody Hell!: The Biography of Alex Ferguson

Football - Bloody Hell!: The Biography of Alex Ferguson (Paperback)

£9.99
To Order. Estimated despatch in 1-3 weeks.
Email me when back in stock

Synopsis

SHORTLISTED FOR THE BRITISH SPORTS BOOK AWARDS 2011 'Patrick Barclay traces the arc of the Scot's Govan youth to his Old Trafford supremacy with insight, sensitivity and poise' Sports Book of the Year, Sunday Telegraph Sir Alex Ferguson is the most controversial and compelling figure in football. For many he ranks as the greatest manager of all time. He is certainly the most successful. It's been more than ten years since Ferguson's Manchester United triumphed over Bayern Munich in the dying seconds of the Champions League final. Since then he has presided over the rise and fall and rise again of Jose Mourinho; the arrival and departure of the world's best player, Ronaldo; the removal of one English talisman - Beckham - and the irresistible instalment of another - Rooney.Ferguson has been instrumental in making the Premier League the most successful competition in football, and he has endured while the mountains of cash have turned to valleys of debt. Throughout, award-winning journalist Patrick Barclay has been pitch-side and spoken to all those who know Ferguson best - fellow managers, former players, colleagues and commentators. The result is Football - Bloody Hell!: the definitive work on the game's greatest living legend.

'Thorough of research, rich of detail' Richard Williams, Guardian, Book of the Week 'Stylishly written, admirably well-researched' Scotsman

BiographyBiography: generalBiography: sportSport & HobbiesSports & outdoor recreationFootball or Soccer incl Association football Publisher: Vintage Publishing Publication Date: 01/09/2011 ISBN-13: 9780224083072  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: To Order. Estimated despatch in 1-3 weeks. Login for Quick Checkout  

Patrick Barclay is Chief Football Commentator for The Times and one of the most respected journalists in the business. During a career spanning eight World Cups he has been the chief football writer for each of the four quality newspaper groups in England: The Times, Guardian-Observer, Telegraph, and Independent. His first book, Mourinho: Anatomy of a Winner was published to acclaim in 2005.

More books by Patrick Barclay

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Second Class Available free for ALL orders. No charge for each additional book. 3-7 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

This Mum Runs
(Hardback)
Jo Pavey
 
 
£18.99
 
The Man Who Saved FC Barcelona: The...
(Paperback)
Sue O'Connell; Mark Metcalf; Martin...
 
 
£14.99
 
Fast Girl: A Life Spent Running from...
(Paperback)
Suzy Favor Hamilton
 
 
£9.99
 
Lewis Hamilton
(Hardback)
Bruce Jones
 
 
£16.99
 
Latest Blog
Author and Sunday Times Drinks Critic Finds some Fine Wines to Accompany Elena Ferrante's My Brilliant Friend
26/07/2016

Every month Damian Barr, author and Sunday Times Drinks Critic, suggests a surprising and delicious #NovelPairings. This month it's the turn of Elena Ferrante's My Brilliant Friend.

Michelle Harrison on Unfinished Stories
25/07/2016

Exclusively for Foyles, Michelle introduces her book and discusses the potency of unfinished stories. Plus, read an extract from her new book, The Other Alice.

#FoylesFive: Star Trek
18/07/2016

Magda, from our Birmingham shop, picks out five Star Trek books to delight fans ahead of the release of the new film, Star Trek Beyond, this week.

View all Blog Entries
Twitter
Show/Hide Tweets
© W&G Foyle Ltd