By Stefan Fatsis

ISBN-10: 0143115472

ISBN-13: 9780143115472

ISBN-10: 1400157676

ISBN-13: 9781400157679

ISBN-10: 1594201781

ISBN-13: 9781594201783

"An insightful and . . . a laugh examine the interior workings of professional soccer" (The manhattan Times) from the bestselling writer of Word Freak

In Word Freak, Stefan Fatsis invaded the insular international of aggressive Scrabble gamers, finally reaching an expert-level rating. Now, in his new publication, he infiltrates a strikingly varied subculture-pro soccer. After greater than a 12 months of education, Fatsis molded his fortyish physique into one who may possibly stand up-barely-to the trials of NFL education. And for 3 months he grew to become a placekicker for the Denver Broncos. profiting from exceptional entry to an NFL crew and its avid gamers, and drawing on his personal own event, Fatsis with wry candor and hard-won empathy unveils the brain of the trendy professional athlete and the workings of a storied activities franchise as no author has before.

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