Overview:The Team of All the Macs: The Early Days of Liverpool FC - Many football fans today believe the current trend of wealthy owners throwing their money at clubs and flooding the game with overpaid foreign players is new-it is anything but. This book covers English football's first foreign invasion in 1892.Following a boardroom row that split the defending league champions, Everton, down the middle Liverpool Football Club were formed. John Houlding, the owner of Anfield, was left in the peculiar position of having a state-of-the-art stadium but no team to play in it. Houlding armed his friend, John McKenna, with substantial funds and specific orders to build him a team within two months that would be fit to grace Anfield.The team McKenna assembled was so full of Scots that they earned the nickname the 'Team of All the Macs' and this is their tale told through match reports and newspaper stories of the day that cover the birth of Liverpool Football Club and began their love affair with Scottish players that has continued with the likes of Ian St John, Kenny Dalglish and Alan Hansen through the years.
This book is on page /dab2ca502f3ba773ca68bf5353ad5292/book/1603725640-9781904091547. It was written by the following authors: Alan Wilson. Book The Team of All the Macs: The Early Days of Liverpool FC, which can be read online, published by the company: Vertical Editions. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Sports Books. The book was published on 2011-09-10 00:00:00. It has 200 pages and is published in Paperback format and weight g. File for download The Team of All the Macs: The Early Days of Liverpool FC has PDF format and is called the-team-of-all-the-macs-the-early-days-of-liverpool-fc.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our rapidsport.eu site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.
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