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Title:
The complete encyclopedia of soccer : the bible of world soccer
Author:
Radnedge, Keir.
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Publication Information:
London : Carlton, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
647 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 29 cm
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9781842220580
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Book

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Central Library GV943 .R32 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Oversize Non-Circ
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Summary

The Complete Encyclopedia of Soccer 2000-2001 provides essential information on not only the leading international and club soccer competitions throughout all the FIFA confederations, but the famous players, the great clubs and the classic matches as well. Containing comprehensive statistical coverage of soccer, featuring player career statistics and the record-holders of the game, the book is illustrated with 200 classic photographs from the archives of soccer's illustrious history.


Table of Contents

Gary Lineker
Forewordp. 6
Prefacep. 8
Chapter 1 Introductionp. 10
The Origins of Footballp. 12
The Laws of Footballp. 18
Chapter 2 International Football Tournaments and Competitionsp. 24
The History of the World Cupp. 28
World Cup Resultsp. 66
European Championship Historyp. 76
European Championship Final Stadiumsp. 89
European Championship Final Resultsp. 97
Olympic Gamesp. 100
Olympic Games Finals Resultsp. 101
Copa Americap. 102
Copa America Resultsp. 106
African Nations Cupp. 108
African Nations Cup Resultsp. 111
Asian Games and Asian Cupp. 113
Asian Games Resultsp. 115
Asian Cup Resultsp. 116
CONCACAF Championshipp. 117
CONCACAF Championship Resultsp. 119
FIFA Under-17 and Youth Championshipp. 120
FIFA Under-17 and Youth Championship Resultsp. 121
Women's World Championshipp. 123
European Youth and Under-21 Championshipsp. 125
Chapter 3 International Club Competitionsp. 130
World Club Cupp. 132
World Club Cup Resultsp. 136
Copa Libertadoresp. 140
Copa Libertadores Resultsp. 143
South American Super Copap. 146
Super Copa Resultsp. 147
South American Recopap. 148
Copa CONMEBOLp. 149
Copa Interamericanap. 150
European Champion Clubs Cupp. 152
European Champions Cup Resultsp. 172
European Cup-winners Cupp. 178
European Cup-winners Cup Resultsp. 195
Inter Cities Fairs/UEFA Cupp. 200
UEFA/Fairs Cup Resultsp. 216
European Super Cupp. 223
European Super Cup Resultsp. 224
Mitropa Cupp. 226
Mitropa Cup Resultsp. 227
Latin Cupp. 229
CONCACAF Champions Cupp. 230
CONCACAF Champions Cup and CONCACAF Cup-winners Cup Resultsp. 231
African Champions Cupp. 232
African Champions Cup Resultsp. 234
African Cup-winners Cup Resultsp. 235
CAF Cup and African Super Cup Resultsp. 236
Chapter 4 The Countriesp. 238
European (UEFA)p. 240
South America (CONMEBOL)p. 294
Africap. 306
Asiap. 324
North and Central America and the Caribbean (CONCACAF)p. 336
Oceaniap. 344
Chapter 5 The Great Clubsp. 346
European Clubsp. 348
South American Clubsp. 384
Other Clubs of the Worldp. 390
Chapter 6 The Great Playersp. 394
Chapter 7 The Great Coachesp. 510
Chapter 8 Great Britain and Ireland International Resultsp. 526
International Results-Englandp. 528
International Results-Scotlandp. 536
International Results-Northern Irelandp. 543
International Results-Walesp. 549
International Results-Republic of Irelandp. 555
Chapter 9 Great Britain and Ireland International Players' Recordsp. 560
England International Players' Recordsp. 562
Scotland International Players; Recordsp. 568
Northern Ireland International Players' Recordsp. 573
Wales International Players' Recordsp. 577
Republic of Ireland International Players' Recordsp. 581
Chapter 10 Other International Players' Recordsp. 584
German International Players' Recordsp. 586
French International Players' Recordsp. 592
Dutch International Players' Recordsp. 598
Spanish International Players' Recordsp. 604
Italian International Players' Recordsp. 609
Argentinan International Players' Recordsp. 613
Brazilian International Players' Recordsp. 621
Chapter 11 Recordsp. 628
International Recordsp. 630
British International Recordsp. 630
European International Recordsp. 631
South American International Recordsp. 634
British Top Division Club Recordsp. 635
Player Awardsp. 639
Glossaryp. 640
Indexp. 641

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