This reference work aims to provide sports enthusiasts, journalists, librarians, students and scholars with an authorative source of information on a comprehensive range of subjects covering the history and organization of football in Britain. Over 250 entries focus on key organisations or individuals, famous clubs, major competitions, events, venues and incidents, institutions and organisations as well as key issues such as gender, racism, commercialization, professionalism and drugs, alcohol and football.
Table of Contents
Foreword by Gordon Taylor, Introduction, A Note about Illustrations, The National Football Museum, List of Entries, List of Contributors, List of Abbreviations and Acronyms Acknowledgements, A-Z Encyclopedia of British Football, A Chronology of British Football Highlighting Important Landmarks and Events, Index
Richard Cox, Dave Russell and Wray Vamplew