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Play Like Your Football Heroes: Pro tips for becoming a top player

By Seth Burkett, Matt Oldfield
Illustrated by Tom Jennings

As essential guide for all young football stars in the making written by the author of Ultimate Football Heroes and a former professional footballer.

From Matt Oldfield, the author of Ultimate Football Heroes, and former professional footballer, Seth Burkett, comes an exciting new book for young football stars in the making. In bite-size chapters, learn the secrets of over 20 footballing legends, including how to dribble like Messi, overcome adversity like Harry Kane and set and score goals like Vivianne Miedema. With top tips on how to train, play, think and live smart, as well as challenges for the reader, this inspiring and interactive guide will inspire football-mad kids to play just like their heroes.

  • Written by the bestselling author of the Ultimate Football Heroes series of biographies, which have sold 400,000 copies through TCM.
  • New non-fiction book from the author of Ultimate Football Heroes Matt Oldfield and former professional footballer Seth Burkett, perfect for fans of the Football School and Johnny Ball series.
  • The terrific top tips and accessible writing style in this book will appeal to football-mad kids everywhere.

About the author

Matt Oldfield grew up in Southampton, playing football with his brother Tom. The two brothers are the authors of the bestselling Ultimate Football Heroes series – fun football biographies that tell the exciting life stories of superstars like Gareth Bale, Lionel Messi and Mo Salah, from the playground through to the pitch. The Johnny Ball books are Matt's first fiction series. He lives in Bristol. Seth Burkett is an English writer and futsal player and former professional footballer. Having played professional football in Brazil for Sorriso EC and Sri Lanka, Seth now dedicates his time to writing and speaking in schools.

ISBN: 9781529500295
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: December 8, 2021
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 256pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $14.99
New Zealand RRP: $16.99
Stock Level: Not Yet Published

Last updated on 06/09/21 at 01:14:54
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