Every Boy's Dream: England's Football Future on the Line
Publisher: A&C Black
Author: Chris Green
Short listed for the Best Football Book in the 2010 British Sport Book Awards
Every Boys Dream: England's Football Future on the Line investigates why despite unprecedented expenditure on a huge overhaul of youth development in the past decade British football continues to fail to nurture top-class football talent.
With some 10,000 boys in the system at any time and less than one per cent of those boys likely to make it as professional footballers there is a real need for a long, hard look at our domestic football development system. (pb)