Ultimate Football Heroes Series 2 - 10 Books Collection - Ages 9-14 - Paperback - Tom Oldfield
Calling all football fans! If you can’t get enough football in your life, Ultimate Football Heroes is the series for you. These biographies of the world’s leading footballers are highly entertaining, fast-paced, and very collectable. The series is written by two football-mad brothers from Southampton, Matt and Tom Oldfield. Check out our other non-fiction books, and for more from the best in the game, have a look at our bestsellers.
Ultimate Football Heroes Series 2 - 10 Books Collection is a great value pack containing biographies about some of the most famous names in football. From superstar midfielders such as De Bruyne to cultural icons including Raheem Stirling, young readers can learn the astonishing true stories behind the world’s greatest game.
Action-packed and thoroughly entertaining (without the big screen), these books are written with the vim and the verve of a top-flight team. They’re perfect for a quick read on the way to Sunday league or even passing around the playground. By the time of the final whistle, you’ll know everything you need to know about these modern greats.
Whether you support Spurs or Arsenal, Barcelona or Grimsby, you need and want to know about these players. Some of them play for the national team, some of them may get traded to your side. However, all of them are worth reading about.
This set contains the second squad on the pitch from the Ultimate Football Heroes lads. It contains biographies of Mane, Salah, Auba, Mbappe, Sterling, Pogba, de Bruyne, de Gea, Griezmann, and Suarez. With this incredible value pack, you can’t afford to miss this transfer window.
From the publisher
Ultimate Football Heroes is a series of biographies telling the life stories of the biggest and best footballers in the world and their incredible journeys from childhood fan to superstar professional player. Written in fast-paced, action-packed style these books are perfect for all the family to collect and share.
Sadio Mane is one of Liverpool FC's 'Fab Four'. Along with Mo Salah, Roberto Firmino and Xherdan Shakiri, Sadio's goals have helped make Liverpool the deadliest attacking team in the Premier League. Since he moved to the Premier League, Sadio has been setting the bar to new heights - from scoring the fastest hat-trick in history to becoming the most expensive African footballer ever. There is no stopping the Fab Four, and the sky is the limit for Sadio Mané.
Mohamed Salah is Liverpool's superstar forward, and he is on a mission to become the best player in the world. This exciting book follows his adventures across the world - from the heat of Egypt to the magic of Rome, the roar of Anfield stadium and - finally - his big chance in a Champions League Final.
Pace, power, precision - Auba is the striker who has it all. The Gabonese striker's athleticism, skills and clinical finishing have made defenders in the Bundesliga and the Premier League fear him every time he steps onto the pitch. But his journey through Europe's top leagues to the bright lights of London has been a long one. This is the exciting story of one of the world's deadliest goalscorers.
Kylian Mbappe has the world at his feet. The young French striker's goals, skills and fearless attacking spirit earned him a £166 million transfer to French champions Paris Saint-Germain, to take on the best teams in Europe with new teammate Neymar. And at the 2018 World Cup, Kylian was the star player, his goals firing France to victory in the final. Now as a world champion, he has just one goal left - to become the best player ever.
"It was 14 November 2012. This was the biggest day of Raheem's life so far - after all, you only made your England debut once."
Sterling is the exciting tale of a boy who followed his passion and became one of the most dynamic young players in world football, winning the hearts of fans along the way. Relive Raheeem Sterling's whirlwind journey in this uplifting story.
'It’s time to shine, Paul said to himself as he walked out of the tunnel and onto to the Old Trafford pitch.'
Pogba tells the exciting story of how French wonder-kid Paul Pogba became Europe's best young player, and finally fulfilled his dream of returning to his boyhood club Manchester United in a world-record transfer. The sky is the limit for United's new star.
Kevin de Bruyne is arguably Manchester City's best player. This is the story of how the young Belgian rose through the ranks, worked hard despite the difficulties he faced along the way, and showed courage and determination to prove his skill in the world's toughest league. His versatility, technique and goal-scoring ability to have allowed him to become a midfielder like no other this season.
David De Gea is the Spanish superstar who earned a dream move to Manchester United and proved himself to be their best goalkeeper since the legendary Peter Schmeichel. David has had to face the pressure of expectation throughout his career, but his amazing saves have kept United in the hunt for trophies year after year, no matter the pressure. This is the story of one boy's mission to become the best keeper in the world.
Leading the attack for France's golden generation is Antoine Griezmann - the golden boy. Antoine grew up in the heart of France, before his talent was quickly spotted by scouts who brought him to play in Spain. Ever since then, he has blazed a trail through the Spanish top division, La Liga, for Real Sociedad and then Atlético Madrid. This is the story of a speedy striker who chased his dream to the very top, when he fired France to World Cup glory in 2018.
'None of the defenders had a chance. Luis was too quick. Before they could move, he had pounced on the ball and fired a shot into the top corner.'
Suarez follows the Uruguayan's winding path from love-struck youngster to Liverpool hero to Barcelona star. Grabbing goals and headlines along the way, this is the inspiring story of how the world's deadliest striker made his mark.