From Triumph to Tragedy

Subtitle:
The Chapecoense Story
By:
Steven Bell
Price:
£12.99
Out:
ISBN:
9781785315237
Format:
Paperback
Size:
216 x 138
Pages:
224

Description

The glorious, uplifting but ultimately tragic story of Chapecoense, the small-town Brazilian football club that made worldwide news following their meteoric rise from non-league to continental sensation. Yet the headlines that will be remembered centre on the air disaster en route to what should have been their greatest ever match.

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About the author

Steven Bell has a successful career as an electrical engineer, but his passions lie with sport, true-life drama and storytelling. He decided to amalgamate these passions with his experience of Brazilian life and football in the country - alongside dedicated research that bordered on the obsessive - to finally deliver the amazing Chapecoense story to an English-language audience. From Triumph to Tragedy is his first book.