Alan Ball: The Man in White Boots - A Goonersphere Book Review

Alan Ball: The Man in White Boots - By David Tossell

Arsenal have had some serious players in their teams over the course of our illustrious history, some of the greatest to ever play the game in fact. For a 23-year-old fan like myself, players like Wright, Bergkamp, Pires, Henry are the legends who come to mind; stars that I grew up watching and worshipping as they wrote their names into the pages of Arsenal and football history.
But reading ‘Alan Ball: The Man in White Boots’, released on the 7th of September and a book that I’ve been fortunate enough to have a copy of for the past week or so has shone a light on a star from yesteryear. Voted into the top 50 greatest Arsenal players of all time and similarly revered at Blackpool, Southampton, but most prominently at Everton, Alan Ball was one of England’s true superstars. As the fro...
 
Advertisement

Leave a comment

© 2017 Arsenal News
Powered by Hotaru - A mabujo site.