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  • Published: 17 March 2020
  • ISBN: 9780241428344
  • Imprint: Dorling Kindersley
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 400
  • RRP: $48.00

The Football Book

The Teams *The Rules *The Leagues *The Tactics




A revised and updated edition of this ultimate guide to football in time for the 2020 European Cup


From sporting heroes and inspired goals to defensive strategies and the offside rule, this is the ultimate guide to the world's greatest sport.


Visit Planet Football - everything you need to know about the clubs, the fans, the rituals, the stats, and the results worldwide is here. Eye-catching step-by-step artworks and jargon-free text profile the roles of players, equipment, team formations, strategies, and individual skills, while maps, quotes, and statistics give you all of the key facts on national teams, famous club sides, and iconic players, as well as the greatest competitions around the world.


Published in time for the UEFA Euro 2020, The Football Book also reveals the story behind the game - from the history of the sport to the results of tournaments in the 2018-19 season.

  • Published: 17 March 2020
  • ISBN: 9780241428344
  • Imprint: Dorling Kindersley
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 400
  • RRP: $48.00

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