23 Sweet FAs: Round the World with a Football Table : Round the World with a Football Table
23 Sweet FAs records Andy's adventure through Europe, Russia, Iran, India, the Himalayas and the Far East. He encountered a warm welcome from the president of FIFA, witnessed the titanic clash of Iran v Iraq, took tea in the home of the Dalai Lama, survived tragedy on Mount Everest and celebrated triumph in Japan. Bursting with enthusiasm, football histories and fascinating trivia, 23 Sweet FAs proves that cultural difference is no barrier when it comes to the beautiful game.
- Paperback | 320 pages
- 128 x 190 x 26mm | 299.38g
- 04 May 2006
- Ebury Publishing
- Virgin Books
- London, United Kingdom
- UK ed.
"Magic" * Daily Telegraph * "You know, you could write a fantastic tale about your experiences'." -- John Motson "Wish I'd thought of it first." -- Tony Hawkes * author of Round Ireland with a Fridge *
About Andy Sloan
Andy Sloan is a trainee solicitor with a City law firm who is an active adventurer in his spare time enjoying long-distance cycling, marathon running and mountain climbing. This is his first book.