By Shaun Mooney,John Stensholt
Over the competition’s first decade it has obvious greater than its justifiable share of drama, off and on the sector. foreign superstars have come to play, eccentric billionaires have received and bought franchises, and golf equipment have folded after haemorrhaging thousands of bucks. but the soccer has been passionate and attractive, and attendances and tv audiences have grown as Australians have embraced the sport as by no means before.
Relying on remarkable entry to key figures within the code, John Stensholt and Shaun Mooney exhibit the genuine tale in the back of the A-League’s first ten years: the egos, the ability performs and the rows among a few of Australia’s richest males as they struggle to make the area online game Australia’s favorite game.
‘Money, energy, ego and ambition. Throw within the bizarre soccer fit and you have got the tale of the A-League – from forgotten online game to unforgettable glory.’—Francis Leach, ABC
‘Once i began, I couldn’t placed it down. an excellent and riveting perception into the 1st decade of the A-League.’—Ray Gatt, the Australian
‘There’s adequate during this for a 20-year interval, such has been the decade in Australian membership soccer. interesting, informative, this covers all of it – the great, the undesirable, the ugly.’—Adam Peacock, Fox Sports
Shaun Mooney is the writer of soccer magazine Leopold strategy, and has contributed to the Guardian Australia. formerly, Shaun wrote articles on retail and small enterprise advertising, which have been syndicated throughout six international locations. He has additionally co-authored enterprise books.
John Stensholt is an award-winning journalist for the Australian monetary Review, and edits the BRW Rich record. His paintings has additionally seemed within the Age, the Sydney Morning Herald and the Financial Review Magazine.
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A-League: The Inside Story of the Tumultuous First Decade by Shaun Mooney,John Stensholt