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  • Published: 12 November 2020
  • ISBN: 9781473584112
  • Imprint: Transworld Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 368
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The Greatest Games




Inspired by his hit podcast, Jamie Carragher explores the games that have shaped his love of football – as a player, as a pundit and as a lifelong fan. Offering unique insights into his own playing career, forensic analysis of the game, and the trademark humour and honesty for which he is known, Carra spends time with teammates, managers and fans as he celebrates the joy of the greatest game.

What are the greatest football games ever played? Debated in every pub, stadium and dressing room up and down the country, everyone has their own opinion and their own memories of the beautiful game.

Sharing his views on the greatest matches he has played in or enjoyed as a fan, Jamie Carragher takes readers into the dressing room, on to the tour bus and out on to the pitch as he relives the defining moments of his playing career and the games that have shaped his relationship with the sport.

‘I want to look back at those special games that, as a kid, made me fall in love with the game; tell some of the untold stories about the big games I was lucky enough to play in and reflect on the great matches that, since retiring, I’ve been privileged to witness as a pundit and a fan.’

Told with the same wit, humour, intelligence and passion behind his hit podcast and his punditry, The Greatest Games sees Jamie speak to teammates, rivals, managers and legends of the game – from Steven Gerrard to Paolo Maldini, Wayne Rooney to Rafa Benitez, Xabi Alonso to Gary Neville. With their help, Jamie shines a fresh light on a selection of the beautiful game’s greatest matches: title deciders, cup finals, against all odds comebacks, underdog tales, old school classics, tactical masterclasses and end to end thrillers.

Packed full of hilariously stories, exclusive anecdotes and revealing insights, these are Jamie Carragher’s greatest games.

  • Published: 12 November 2020
  • ISBN: 9781473584112
  • Imprint: Transworld Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 368
Categories:

About the author

Jamie Carragher

Jamie Carragher was born on 28 January 1978 and after making his way through Liverpool's youth ranks, made his début for the first team aged eighteen. He has now racked up more than 500 appearances for his hometown club, playing in every position across the back line as well as in midfield before becoming the first-choice central defender under Rafa Benítez.

Carra was part of the Liverpool team that won the Treble of the FA Cup, League Cup and UEFA Cup in 2001, the League Cup in 2003 and the FA Cup again in 2006. His greatest success came as a Champions League winner in 2005, when Carra also captained the Reds to European Super Cup success. He won thirty-four caps for England before retiring from international football.

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