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Taking our Ball Back

(Martin Cloake 2014)

A collection of writing from the New Statesman online, The Football Pink, Thin White Line and In Bed With Maradona, as well as new material and commentary, plus an introduction from leading fan culture academic Steve Redhead, and a foreword by Tony Evans, Football Editor of The Times.

"The best writer on the politics of football culture today"

Steve Redhead

"A brilliant, brilliant read" Tony Evans, The Times

"The best single-volume coverage of football culture and

support in the modern era" Tottenham on my Mind

"Great analysis of important issues" Michael Calvin


"Well worth a look" Ian Ridley

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