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The Resource Masters of modern soccer : how the world's best play the twenty-first-century game, Grant Wahl

Masters of modern soccer : how the world's best play the twenty-first-century game, Grant Wahl

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Masters of modern soccer : how the world's best play the twenty-first-century game
Title
Masters of modern soccer
Title remainder
how the world's best play the twenty-first-century game
Statement of responsibility
Grant Wahl
Title variation
Masters of modern soccer
Title variation remainder
how the worlds best play the twenty-first-century game
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Masters of Modern Soccer is the definitive thinking fan's guide to modern soccer. For a supporter of any team, from the U.S. national teams to Manchester United, or any competition, from Mexico's Liga MX to the World Cup, this book reveals what players and managers are thinking before, during, and after games and delivers a true behind-the-scenes perspective on the inner workings of the sport's brightest minds. America's premier soccer journalist, Grant Wahl, follows world-class players from across the globe examining how they do their jobs. This access imbues Masters of Modern Soccer with deep insight from the players on how goalkeepers, defenders, midfielders, and forwards function individually and as a unit to excel and win. Wahl also shadows a manager and director of soccer as they juggle the challenges of coaching, preparation, and the short- and long-term strategies of how to identify and acquire talent and deploy it on the field. A book that will stand the test of time, Masters of Modern Soccer is the most in-depth analysis of the craft of soccer ever written for the American fan. For any fan, player, coach, or sideline enthusiast, this book will change the way they watch the game" --
Summary
The forefront Sports Illustrated soccer journalist and best-selling author of The Beckham Experiment profiles master players in every key position to reveal how elite athletes and coaches strategize on and off the field and perform in high-pressure game situations
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10658060
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wahl, Grant
Dewey number
796.334
Index
index present
LC call number
GV943
LC item number
.W335 2018
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Soccer
  • Soccer players
  • Soccer
  • Soccer players
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / Soccer
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Sports
  • SPORTS & RECREATION / Coaching / Soccer
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how the world's best play the twenty-first-century game
Label
Masters of modern soccer : how the world's best play the twenty-first-century game, Grant Wahl
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The midfielders : Christian Pulisic's relentless pursuit of progress and Xabi Alonso's mastery of time and space -- The forward : Chicharito Hernández's scent of intuition and the pursuit of ugly goals -- The defender : Vincent Kompany's centerback confidential -- The goalkeeper : Manuel Neuer's risky security -- The manager : Roberto Martínez's constant adaptation -- The director of football : Michael Zorc's Formula One Ford Mustang
Control code
on1017944759
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
260 pages
Isbn
9780307408600
Lccn
2017053620
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1017944759
Label
Masters of modern soccer : how the world's best play the twenty-first-century game, Grant Wahl
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The midfielders : Christian Pulisic's relentless pursuit of progress and Xabi Alonso's mastery of time and space -- The forward : Chicharito Hernández's scent of intuition and the pursuit of ugly goals -- The defender : Vincent Kompany's centerback confidential -- The goalkeeper : Manuel Neuer's risky security -- The manager : Roberto Martínez's constant adaptation -- The director of football : Michael Zorc's Formula One Ford Mustang
Control code
on1017944759
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
260 pages
Isbn
9780307408600
Lccn
2017053620
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1017944759

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