The incomparable range of sports books produced by Pitch Publishing over the past few years has ensured theyÕve secured a place as one of the UKÕs leading publishers of sporting material.
From the unashamedly nostalgic Got, Not Got and the thought-provoking If Only: An Alternative History of the Beautiful Game, to Andrew MurtaghÕs superbly-written Gentleman and a Player, Pitch Publishing are always likely to come up with something different. Take a look at their current range:
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Release date: 09th May, 2018 Publisher: Pitch Publishing
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Underdog-with-a-dream Gregory Howe, a thirty-something English teacher working in north London, realised that if he didn’t do something about his ambition to play on the much-vaunted ATP Tour, he faced a career promising a succession of middle management roles and, presumably, the prospect of telling his grandchildren “I coulda been a contender…”
Release date: 04th May, 2018 Publisher: CreateSpace
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While at Naples (1984-91), Maradona’s hedonistic lifestyle was only sustainable provided he produced the goods on the football pitch. For several years, he did, but as the press release accompanying this book reminds us, the Argentine’s story is reminiscent of “Scarface in football boots”.
No wonder John Ludden’s text provided the basis for the film of Maradona’s life: Once Upon A Time In Naples.
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All time greats
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