Sunday, 30 May 2010

Giveaway #12 - 3 copies of TOP 10 OF FOOTBALL - 250 lists on the beautiful game - CLOSED - winners Tiny, frugalfamily, Kahanka

TOP 10 OF FOOTBALL - 250 lists on the beautiful game
By Russell Ash and Ian Morrison
Published by Hamlyn - 1st June 2010 - Priced £10 - Hardback

Fancy yourself as the ultimate football fanatic? Know your Gunners from your Canaries? Well why not put you and your mates to the test with Top 10 of Football, a fact-packed collection of 250 fascinating, useful as well as downright bizarre football lists.

From the essential to the obscure, discover...
• World cup heroes … and upsets
• Most unfortunately named players
• Hat-trick maestros
• FA Cup giant-killers
• Unusual injuries

Plus find out what year the ‘Offside law’ was adopted, who has scored the most goals in the premier league and who plays at Kitkat Crescent ?As football-mania grips this nation this summer, why not grab a copy of Top 10 of Football, the perfect accompaniment to this year’s World Cup, plus it will come in handy for the next pub quiz!


Let's face it, love it or hate it, you're not going to be able to avoid football for much longer this year ! You could impress the men in your life by swotting up on some of the lists in this book, or make them even happier by winning them a copy, just in time for Fathers' Day !

I have THREE copies up for grabs for readers of my blog. Just leave me a comment telling me who you'd like to win it for and a way of contacting you (preferably email or twitter name). Bonus entry for following my blog or RTing this competition on twitter (leave an extra comment) for each entry.

Good luck ! (And if you hate football, you might prefer my other giveaway for keeping the kiddies entertained !)


  1. I never liked football until i met my now wife and am hating the days when there is no football. These would be a welcome addition to help me get on with the father in law lol

  2. These are fab and would be great as ive been brough up by footie mad parents, now my son is as bad

  3. awww brilliant my son is football daft thanks

  4. I'd like to win it for my neighbour who is an absolute nut when it comes to footie :)

  5. I would love to win it for my DH, he would be sooo happy ;)


  6. My MIL would love this book. She is football crazy!

  7. I would love to win it for my boyfriend, he's mad on lists and mad on football. (He's been buying "The Top Ten of everything" for as long as I can remember.) I can't think of a more perfect book!

  8. I too would love this for daddy and Dylan to read together. They are now both as bad as each other, luckily I've got two girls too so they don't dominate the TV all the time!

  9. can I enter for my 7 year old son, he is a budding footballer and is crazy on it. Its always football this and football that, it would be great if he had the facts to go with his theories. xx

  10. I am entering for my son he is just hitting the whole following players, stats and admiring players around the world. He is so excited about the World Cup, it would be great

  11. I'd love to win this for my husband - he's a bit of a list geek lol.

    You can contact me on Twitter @frugalfamily if you need to.

    Thanks very much