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100 Years of Football at Wynnum - Collector's Edition
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100 Years of Football at Wynnum - Collector's Edition

$44.00

The Itinerant Coach - The Footballing Life and Times of Steve Darby
The Itinerant Coach - The Footballing Life and Times of Steve Darby

The Itinerant Coach - The Footballing Life and Times of Steve Darby

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Dedicated Lives - Stories of Pioneers of Women's Football in Australia
Dedicated Lives - Stories of Pioneers of Women's Football in Australia - test18Aug

Dedicated Lives - Stories of Pioneers of Women's Football in Australia

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Be My Guest - Football Superstars in Australia
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Be My Guest - Football Superstars in Australia

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In the Spotlight

The 20th anniversary edition of 'The Away Game' by Matthew Hall. A seminal book for football first published in 2000 and now fully updated and revised.

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Format: Paperback
Published:  October 2020
ISBN:  978-1-925914-19-1
Weight: 0.4kg
Size:  216mm x 140mm
Pages: 276 (including 8 pages of color pictures)
Imprint: Fair Play Publishing

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December 15, 2021

100 Years of Football at Wynnum

Help a 100-year-old community club celebrate the end of their centenary year with the launch of '100 Years of Football at Wynnum' at the Majestic Cinema, Berrima Road, Wynnum (Brisbane) on December 15th at 6.30pm.

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February 1, 2022

'Quote, Unquote' launch

Join us for our first book launch of 2022, with veteran journalist Philip Micallef's book, 'Quote, Unquote - My Top 100 Football Stories'.

March 25, 2022

Portraits in Football Photographic Exhibition & Michael Cockerill Oration

Join us for the opening night of a special photographic exhibition, with the launch of 'Portraits in Football', as well as the Michael Cockerill Oration given by Dr Andy Harper.

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March 26-27, 2022

Football Writers' Festival

The 2021 Football Writers' Festival at Jamberoo, NSW - for readers, writers and thinkers.

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FOOTBALL WOMEN

Our books related to women and football

Encyclopedia of Matildas
Encyclopedia of Matildas - test18Aug

Encyclopedia of Matildas

$44.00

Dedicated Lives - Stories of Pioneers of Women's Football in Australia
Dedicated Lives - Stories of Pioneers of Women's Football in Australia - test18Aug

Dedicated Lives - Stories of Pioneers of Women's Football in Australia

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The Aboriginal Soccer Tribe
The Aboriginal Soccer Tribe—John Maynard - test18Aug

The Aboriginal Soccer Tribe

$34.99

Whatever It Takes - the Inside Story of the FIFA Way
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Whatever It Takes - the Inside Story of the FIFA Way

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The World Cup Chronicles, 31 Days that Rocked Brazil—Jorge Knijnik
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The World Cup Chronicles, 31 Days that Rocked Brazil—Jorge Knijnik

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Chronicles of Soccer in Australia - The Foundation Years, 1859 to 1949
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Chronicles of Soccer in Australia - The Foundation Years, 1859 to 1949

$29.99

The Itinerant Coach - The Footballing Life and Times of Steve Darby
The Itinerant Coach - The Footballing Life and Times of Steve Darby

The Itinerant Coach - The Footballing Life and Times of Steve Darby

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Anna Black - this girl can play
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Anna Black - this girl can play

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100 Years of Football at Wynnum - Collector's Edition
100 Years of Football at Wynnum - test18Aug

100 Years of Football at Wynnum - Collector's Edition

$44.00

Portraits in Football
Portraits in Football - test18Aug

Portraits in Football

$55.00

Our Authors

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Andy Bernal

Andy Bernal

Vicky Krayem

Vicky Krayem

Antony Sutton

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Bonita Mersiades

Bonita Mersiades

Philip Micallef

Philip Micallef

Amanda Trenfield

Amanda Trenfield

The Itinerant Coach - The Footballing Life and Times of Steve Darby
The Itinerant Coach - The Footballing Life and Times of Steve Darby

The Itinerant Coach - The Footballing Life and Times of Steve Darby

$34.99

Author:  Antony Sutton

From growing up in the backstreets around Anfield as a football-crazy but nonetheless diligent and studious young man, to an adventure on the other side of the globe to Tasmania - not Tanzania as he thought - then onwards throughout Australia and south-east Asia, Steve Darby has had a remarkable life as a goalkeeper turned itinerant coach.

Along the way, he's met princes, sultans, some of the greats of the game, football administration VIPs as well as players and fans who, like so many around the world, just love the game.

The story of this popular, well-traveled itinerant coach is charmingly told by author Antony Sutton.

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Format:  Paperback
Published:  October 2021
ISBN:  978-1-925914-25-2, 978-1-925914-26-9 (ePub)
Weight: 0.4g
Size:  216mm x 140mm
Pages: 200
Imprint: Fair Play Publishing

COMING SOON

Portraits in Football
Portraits in Football - test18Aug

Portraits in Football

$55.00

Quote, Unquote - My Top 100 Football Stories
Quote, Unquote - My Top 100 Football Stories

Quote, Unquote - My Top 100 Football Stories

$24.99

The End of the Game
The End of the Game

The End of the Game

$24.99

When A Soulmate Says No
When A Soulmate Says No

When A Soulmate Says No

$24.99

Manjits and the Tandoor of Secrets
Manjits and the Tandoor of Secrets - test18Aug

Manjits and the Tandoor of Secrets

$39.99

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Football, Fiction, Life - and a new Gift Card
Football, Fiction, Life - and a new Gift Card

By Fair Play Publishing on Dec 01, 2021

Wynnum Wolves FC celebrate their centenary!
Wynnum Wolves FC celebrate their centenary!

By Fair Play Publishing on Nov 18, 2021

Beware the Covid Christmas Slowdowns!
Beware the Covid Christmas Slowdowns!

By Fair Play Publishing on Nov 11, 2021