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Fowler By Robbie Fowler

Fowler
by Robbie Fowler

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The controversial and explosive autobiography of one of the greatest strikers of modern times
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Fowler: My Autobiography by Robbie Fowler

Pronounced as the greatest goalscoring talent since Jimmy Greaves, seventeen-year old Robbie Fowler was immediately catapulted to fame and fortune. The thin, baby-faced Toxteth lad, who had trampled the same streets as the rioters, was now a millionaire, an idol and inspiration to every kid who kicked a football. Yet his incredible potential was never quite realised. Injuries and persistent rumours of drug abuse and depression meant that though Fowler remains one of the most celebrated of Premiership stars, he never became the world-beater so many predicted. This is a fascinating and unbelievably frank insight into the beautiful game, taking us behind the closed doors of professional football to expose what really happens at both club and international level. This is a truthful and candid account of an incredible career, examining not just the records and the glory, but the low points and the miseries of a footballing life that many people now believe somewhere, somehow went wrong. Brilliance and controversy have stalked Robbie Fowler from his five goal performance in only his second full game for Liverpool, to his snorting of the touchline in the Merseyside derby. In this utterly compelling autobiography, Robbie Fowler looks back on what was, what wasn't and what might have been. This is the story of one of the game's true icons, and the story of the modern game itself.

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About Robbie Fowler


Robbie Fowler was first signed to Liverpool in 1992, on his seventeenth birthday, where he scored an amazing 171 goals in 330 matches. In 2001 he signed for Leeds, but struggled with injury and joined Manchester City two years later. He was the winner of the Young Player of the Year in both 1995 and 1996 and has been capped by England twenty-six times. He is married with three daughters.

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GOR000883109
Fowler: My Autobiography by Robbie Fowler
Robbie Fowler
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Pan Macmillan
2006-05-03
400
0330437631
9780330437639
N/A
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