One Thousand Miles from Jamor

Subtitle:
A Journey Into Portuguese Football
By:
Filipe Avillez
Price:
£12.99
Out:
ISBN:
9781785316258
Format:
Paperback
Size:
216 x 138
Pages:
224

Description

Filipe Stilwell d'Avillez takes us on a fascinating journey into the colourful world of the Portuguese Cup. The book provides a unique window into the footballing culture of a country that lives and breathes the beautiful game, culminating with the Jamor experience when fans gather to sing, drink and feast outside the stadium on cup final day.

About the author

Born in Canada in 1980 to a Portuguese father and English mother, Filipe d'Avillez is a journalist specialising in religion and international affairs. Married and a father of six, he is also a passionate football fan. One Thousand Miles from Jamor is his fourth book, but the first to be published in English.