Johnny Haynes
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Johnny Haynes

Subtitle:
Portrait of a Football Genius
By:
James Gardner
Price:
£18.99
Out:
ISBN:
9781785313042
Format:
Hardback
Size:
240 x 160
Pages:
320

Description

The story of Johnny Haynes, one of the greatest footballers England has ever produced. Admired throughout the world, for a period he was the most famous sportsman in the land. His international career covered the last days of Stanley Matthews and the first days of Bobby Moore. This compelling life story is told through those who knew him well.

About the author

James Gardner has been a Fulham supporter for over 50 years. He is the author of four books: Sweet Bells Jangled out of Tune, a history of the Sussex Lunatic Asylum (St Francis Hospital, Haywards Heath); The Trail of the Serpent, the true story of the Balcombe Tunnel murder of 1881; The First British Railway Murder and A History of the Brighton Workhouses. James has recently appeared on Michael Portillo's Great British Railway Journeys.