Overview:The Road to Lisbon - In 1967 Celtic manager Jock Stein stepped from the tunnel of Lisbon's Estadio Nacional and took up a position pitch-side as his team of home-grown journeymen trotted out to face Inter Milan, the charismatic superstars of Italian football, in the European Cup final. Celtic were a team forged in Stein's own image, steeled with a relentless industry and integrity by their inspirational manager whose character had, in turn, been honed by the horrors of the deep dark of the Lanarkshire coalfields. Martin Greig and Charlie McGarry's extraordinary novel delves to the very heart of that incredible season through the eyes of Stein - as he plots and plans and drags his team to the very pinnacle of European club football - and those of Tom, an idealistic young fan from the East End of Glasgow, whose dreams of life beyond the decaying slums of the Gorbals are inextricably tied to those of his heroes. The Road to Lisbon is a novel of hopes and dreams, of self discovery and triumph over adversity - and of an unerring love with an institution that represents so much more than just a football club.
This book is on page /991d858404670cb95ebe7995ae4965fd/book/1603725653-9781780270845. It was written by the following authors: Charles McGarry, Martin Greig. Book The Road to Lisbon, which can be read online, published by the company: Birlinn General. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Sports Books, Fiction. The book was published on 2012-05-14 00:00:00. It has 256 pages and is published in Paperback format and weight 270 g. File for download The Road to Lisbon has PDF format and is called the-road-to-lisbon.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our lib-et-deco.fr site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.
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