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The Road to Lisbon
In 1967, Celtic manager Jock Stein and his team stepped from the tunnel of Lisbon’s Estádio Nacional to face Inter Milan, the charismatic superstars of Italian soccer, in the European Cup final. This extraordinary novel delves into the very heart of that incredible season through the eyes of Stein—as he drags his team to the very pinnacle of European club soccer—and those ...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published June 1st 2012 by Birlinn Ltd
(first published May 21st 2012)
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Good enough book but I though Jock Stein was portrayed as being rather an arrogant, boorish fellow and they nade the recently deceased Sean Fallon appear to be to Stein what Phil Neal came across as being to Graham Taylor in the TV documentary from some years ago.