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Title:
Captain for life : and other temporary assignments
Author:
Harkes, John.
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Publication Information:
Chelsea, MI : Sleeping Bear Press, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xi, 228 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9781886947498
Format :
Book

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Summary

The biography of footballer John Harkes, of Sheffield Wednesday (1990-1993) and Derby County (1993-1994), the first ever American to play in the English Premier League, FA Cup Finalist in 1994, and twice World Cup Finalist with the USA in 1990 and 1994. The story covers Harkes's career as a college and Olympic soccer player, playing at the top level in England, experiencing the Wembley dream, representing his country in two World Cups and helping to establish Major League Soccer in the USA. His account is entertaining and often controversial.