I am The Secret Footballer: Lifting the Lid on the Beautiful Game

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“It is often said that 95% of what happens in football goes on behind closed doors. Many of these stories I shouldn’t be telling you about. But I will.”

Who is The Secret Footballer? Only a few people know the true identity of the man inside the game. But whoever he is – and whoever he plays for – he is always honest, always fearless and always opinionated. Now, for the first time, he reveals everything you need to know about the hidden world of professional football – the extraordinary highs, the desperate lows, and what it’s really like to do the job most of us can only dream of.

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Synopsis

The honest truth about professional football, by the Guardian’s man inside the game. Who is The Secret Footballer? His identity is jealously guarded by just a handful of people. But whoever he is – and whoever he plays for – he is always honest, always fearless and always opinionated.

Guardian Review

Read the full Guardian review here, which includes a glowing reference to this website!

Trade review

Trade paperback. The “Guardian’s” Secret Footballer column is one of its most read and discussed – who is the anonymous premiership footballer who gives his trenchant insider’s opinions on the game every week? This collection covers a full season and is published in the aftermath of the Euro 2012 championship and in time for the start of the domestic season.

Book Details

Publisher:
Guardian Books
Publication Date:
23-Aug-2012
ISBN:
9780852653081

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