The Beautiful Poetry Of Football Commentary


.Whether it’s the brevity of Barry Davies, the boundless enthusiasm of Clive Tyldesley or the sheer eloquence of Peter Drury’s monologues, the canon of football commentary is replete with memorable lines that would have the greatest classical orators nodding in appreciation. This is a glorious anthology of iconic lines, set out as poems, celebrating the best commentators that have ever graced a microphone. Each poem is accompanied by ‘scholarly’ analysis capturing the enduring power of language on the beautiful game.

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  • Author: Eccleshare, Charlie
  • Publisher: Orion Publishing
  • Format: Hardback
  • Publication Date: 01/09/2022
  • ISBN: 9781399604086
  • B-Code: B064708
  • Pages: 176
  • Dimensions: 204x132mm
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