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Who Invented the bicycle kick? : soccer's greatest legends and lore

Author: Paul Simpson; Uli Hesse
Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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"Providing answers to more than 100 mysteries, Simpson and Hesse explore the beautiful game as never before, shedding new light on legends such as Pele, Maradona, Messi, Beckham, Ronaldo, and Rooney, and uncovering lost histories of international clubs like Manchester United, Chelsea, Aston Villa, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, and more. Challenging conventional wisdom, and destroying many urban myths, Who Invented the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Miscellanea
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Simpson; Uli Hesse
ISBN: 9780062346940 0062346946
OCLC Number: 867611695
Notes: "First published as Who invented the stepover? in Great Britain in 2013 by Profile Books Ltd."--Title page verso.
Includes index.
Description: 291 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Inventions --
Oddities --
Stars --
Gaffers --
Records --
Culture.
Other Titles: Who invented the stepover?
Responsibility: Paul Simpson & Uli Hesse.

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"Providing answers to more than 100 mysteries, Simpson and Hesse explore the beautiful game as never before, shedding new light on legends such as Pele, Maradona, Messi, Beckham, Ronaldo, and Rooney, and uncovering lost histories of international clubs like Manchester United, Chelsea, Aston Villa, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, and more. Challenging conventional wisdom, and destroying many urban myths, Who Invented the Bicycle Kick' is a must-read for every soccer lover."--Page 4 of cover.

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