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    DescriptionIt often seems as if football is only about the big clubs - Celtic, Rangers, Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal etc. In Scotland, however, a little team from just outside Edinburgh has come from nowhere to confound all expectations. In just six years since their foundation, Livingston FC have battled their way to the position of competing for a place in Europe, taking on teams which have been around for over 100 years and swatting them aside on their rise to glory. It shows that a small club, backed by two men's vision and determination, can scale great heights in a day and age where it is said to be impossible for small clubs to do so. It has been a hard dream to follow for the men who achieved this - Bill Hunter and Dominic Keane - but it is a road destined to end in glory. This title covers every moment of the club's existence, recreating the dramas on the park and the tensions and tragedy off it, with interviews from the people who have made the team what it is. It also has an appendix covering every game the team has played, including results and team line-ups.


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    Title
    The Lions' Roar
    Subtitle
    The Livingston FC Story
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Craig McGill
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 208
    Width: 156 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781840186253
    ISBN 10: 1840186259
    Classifications

    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JM
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T15.1
    BIC E4L: SPO
    BIC time period qualifier V2: 3JJPR
    BIC subject category V2: WSJA
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBKSC
    BISAC V2.8: SPO040000
    DC21: 796.334094133
    Illustrations note
    8pp colour and b&w illustrations
    Publisher
    Mainstream Publishing
    Imprint name
    Mainstream Publishing
    Publication date
    02 September 2002
    Publication City/Country
    Edinburgh