235x280 152 страниц. 2008 год. Дорлинг Киндерсли Football, soccer, fussball, futebol, futbol, voetball - whatever we call it, it's the same beautiful game. For many of us it is quite simply the greatest game on Earth. Its popularity has spread across the globe to every tiny island and remote wilderness. It is a game for everybody. The love of the game brings people together - whether it is to play it, watch it or just endlessly debate the referees' decisions! Rich and poor, boys and girls, young and old, everyone can play the game. Best of all, you don't need any fancy equipment. All you need is a ball... This guide to the beautiful game has it all - from the history of the game to the anatomy of a footballer, the greatest teams to the most famous players, the most prestigious competitions to the die-hard fans. However, football is an ever-changing game. Every effort has been made to verify all facts and statistics - they are correct at time of going to press but may be subject to change at any future time.