By Michael MacCambridge

ISBN-10: 0375504540

ISBN-13: 9780375504549

ISBN-10: 0375725067

ISBN-13: 9780375725067

It’s tough to visualize today—when the tremendous Bowl has almost develop into a countrywide vacation and the nationwide soccer League is the country’s dominant activities entity—but seasoned soccer was a ramshackle afterthought at the margins of the yank activities panorama. within the span of a unmarried new release in postwar the USA, the sport charted a rare upward thrust in recognition, turning into a neatly controlled, keenly advertised activities leisure colossus whose motion is best to tv and whose sensibilities completely healthy the fashionable age.

 

America’s Game strains professional football’s grand transformation, from the realm conflict II years, whilst the NFL used to be struggling with for its very life, to the turbulent Eighties and Nineties, whilst exertions disputes and off-field scandals shook the sport to its middle, and as much as the sport’s present-day preeminence. A completely enjoyable account of the full universe soccer, from locker room to boardroom, from taking part in box to press field, this can be a vital publication for any fan of America’s favourite sport.

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