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The Damned Utd

A Novel

David Peace

Overachieving and eccentric football manager Brian Clough was on his way to take over at the country's most successful, and most reviled, football club: Leeds United, home to a generation of fiercely competitive but ageing players. The battle he'd face there would make or break the club - or him. David Peace's extraordinarily inventive novel tells ...
Publish Date
2014
March 11
First Published in 2006
Goodreads rating
4.14
ISBN
8601300335414
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Mar 15, 2020
The Damned United by David Pearce. The book. Not the movie. Best novel I have read about sport, rife with detail about 1970s football, England at that time, human self-interest and motivation      source