Author(s): Clive Gifford
Become an expert on the Champions League! Read all about the tournament's top teams and record-breaking players, get the lowdown on the European Cup, and discover the legendary matches that have made the Champions League the world's greatest annual football tournament. Section 1 is a fast-paced intro to the glorious early years of the European Cup, from 1955 to 1992. Section 2 takes us through the modern Champions League, from qualifying to the final, packed with great stories and action pics. Section 3 is full of amazing facts and records, while in section 4 you can read punchy biographies of the tournament's legendary players.
Clive Gifford is an award-winning author of over 150 books for children and adults. These include Eye Benders: The Science of Seeing and Believing, winner of the prestigious Royal Society Young People's Book Prize in 2014, and Cool Technology, which won the School Library Association Information Book Award 2013. Clive's titles range from the serious (Robots, Wow! Science) and sporty (with books on motor racing, the Olympics, football, rugby and skateboarding) to the downright silly (The Curse of the Toxic Trousers).