A Game for HooligansHuw Richards

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A Game for Hooligans by Huw Richards Book Summary

Rugby union has undergone immense change in the past two decades - introducing a World Cup, accepting professionalism and creating a global market in players - yet no authoritative English-language general history of the game has been published in that time. Until now.

A Game for Hooligans brings the game's colourful story up to date to include the 2007 World Cup. It covers all of the great matches, teams and players but also explores the social, political and economic changes that have affected the course of rugby's development. It is an international history, covering not only Britain and France but also the great rugby powers of the southern hemisphere and other successful rugby nations, including Argentina, Fiji and Japan.

Contained within are the answers to many intriguing questions concerning the game, such as why 1895 is the most important date in both rugby-union and rugby-league history and how New Zealand became so good and have remained so good for so long. There is also a wealth of anecdotes, including allegations of devil-worship at a Welsh rugby club and an account of the game's contribution to the Cuban Revolution.

This is a must-read for any fan of the oval ball.

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Ghost_xviiZTom_ MxGill_ I mean, if they went by the rules they set the points should have been handed over, and points take… .Score: 5/5

HariOmIsLifeCastleLagerSA Springboks lionsofficial A hooligans game played by gentlemen. The mutual respect on and off the p… .Score: 5/5

Chayyim_MelchiCity_Xtra KMbappe The team you call farmers league were in the final last year, I have a problem with British hoo… .Score: 5/5

ThatKritterSo I'll be trying a new game tonight instead so that its nice and chill after a weird day at work (that only just s… .Score: 5/5

Clinger_joshScottarmour1973 richardajkeys GNev2 Funny how football is as everyone said “for the fans” but when the fans don’… .Score: 5/5

GoodridgeAFC87RoryHaczewski GNev2 He’s a Utd fan not a footballing fan in such. He insisted on those protests being good for ga… .Score: 5/5

CliveSm67672856TeleFootball Telegraph Carra23 Association football a game for gentlemen played by hooligans on and off the pitch!.Score: 5/5

MasuwaHarryPurelyFootball It is only fair to Liverpool and the rest of the teams in the EPL. The rules must be applied fairly… .Score: 5/5

TheRealGOPMarcotti Maybe all the players don't agree. Maybe some Man U players wanted to play and some didn't. As a Liverpoo… .Score: 5/5

Lordofdog05The single problem gmpolice have here is that they have treated normal fans like hooligans for 40+yrs. You can’t p… .Score: 5/5

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A Game for Hooligans Synopsis

Book Name:
A Game For Hooligans
Book Language:
English
Book Category:
Books, Rugby
Book Size:
848340 bytes.
Book ID:
484770783
Book Release Date:
2011-09-30
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