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More Than 90 Minutes

Analyzing Success in European Club Soccer

By: Alejandro Pérez

Price: CAD $21.95

Publisher: MEYER & MEYER SPORT

Imprint: Meyer & Meyer Sport

300 Pages

8.5 X 5.5 ins

ISBN:  9781782551225 -- Paperback

Publication Date: 11/16/2017

More Than 90 Minutes is an analysis of tactics, signings, managers, players, and club directors' decisions. Based on real examples taken from recent soccer history, the author dissects these people's mistakes, their successes, and how their actions on and off the pitch impacted their play and their trophy cabinets. It is a critical account arising from a weekly study made over the course of ten years of the top European leagues and clubs such as Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Barcelona, Real Madrid, Atletico de Madrid, Inter Milan, Bayern Munich, and Borussia Dortmund. The author presents and compares the processes followed by these teams - the ones that were successful as well as those that failed - hile analytically assessing the most important aspects that make up the game of soccer.

The book selects specific situations in relevant clubs where tactics, psychology, and the ability to manage a group of players are combined. Without claiming to find a nonexistent magic formula, it helps the reader - whether they are simply a fan, manager, player, or director - to understand the intricacies of this complex sport and to put themselves on the road that is certain to lead to success. This book is one of a kind in the history of soccer literature, and it is written in a readable, emphatic, and reflexive style.


Alejandro Pérez lives by and for soccer. For more than ten years he has followed the action of every important league in Europe, match day by match day. Alejandro currently works as a journalist and commentator for Telemundo in the United States, the company that owns the rights of the Premier League and the World Cup. Previously he worked for ESPN.



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