The Kingfisher Soccer EncyclopediaBook - 2018
The Kingfisher Soccer Encyclopedia captures the triumph and despair of pivotal moments in world soccer. Packed with pictures and profiles of the world's most skillful soccer players--old and new--from Beckham to Messi, Pele to Ronaldo, Rooney to Neymar. Over 40 of the best sides to have lit up the game are covered in detail, including the U.S's men's and women's teams, Brazil, Manchester United, Arsenal, and Spain. State of the art digital illustrations and stunning photographs bring to life all the key rules, tactics, set plays, and skills. As well as offering practical advice, this informative book also provides an insider's view of the history of the game, profiles of the great clubs, and facts about women's soccer teams and players. Comprehensive and visually thrilling, this book captures all the drama and the passion of a game that unites billions of people across the globe.
Publisher: New York :, Kingfisher,, 
Edition: Fully revised and updated edition.
Copyright Date: ©2006
Branch Call Number: J 796.334 GI
Characteristics: 144 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Alternative Title: Soccer encyclopedia