The Away Game
The Epic Search for Soccer's Next SuperstarsBook - 2018
For the past decade, an audacious program called Football Dreams has held tryouts for millions of young boys across Africa, looking for soccer's next superstars. Sebastian Abbot follows a small group of the boys, weaving together the drama of the boys' determination to chase their dreams with the latest ideas on talent spotting and predicting sporting success, Abbot memorably explores why some of the boys succeed and chronicles the heartbreak of those who don't.
Publisher: New York :, W.W. Norton & Company,, 
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: 796.334 ABB
Characteristics: xx, 284 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm