Next Big Thing, The

Subtitle:
How Football's Wonderkids Get Left Behind
By:
Ryan Baldi
Price:
£12.99
Out:
ISBN:
9781785315015
Format:
Paperback
Size:
216 x 138
Pages:
256

Description

The Next Big Thing tells the stories of 15 footballers who were tipped for the top as youngsters yet were unable to fulfil their potential. With each player exclusively interviewed and insight provided by former team-mates, coaches and expert journalists, Ryan Baldi explores the pitfalls facing young players and what happens when plans go awry.

About the author

Ryan Baldi is a professional sports writer with years of experience covering major live events, interviewing key figures and producing popular and insightful features. His work on football has been featured by respected outlets such as Sky Sports, FourFourTwo, ESPN, Yahoo Sport and Football365. The Next Big Thing is his first book.