New PDF release: American Football's Forgotten Kings: The Rise and Fall of

By Alex Cassidy

ISBN-10: 178531047X

ISBN-13: 9781785310478

In 1991, their first yr of lifestyles, the London Monarchs gained the 1st international Bowl identify at Wembley; notwithstanding simply seven years later the group had folded and quickly disappeared from the carrying public's awareness. American Football's Forgotten Kings recounts the genuine tale of the single expert American soccer workforce to ever exist in England. The e-book information all the Monarchs' seasons, either statistically concerning on-field functionality and culturally with the yank gamers' tales in their adventure in London. It additionally delves into the heritage of the NFL's ecu experiments, the realm League of yank soccer and NFL Europe. Chronicling the Monarchs' amazing upward thrust and surprising decline, Alex Cassidy has interviewed avid gamers, coaches and lovers to pinpoint the successes and screw ups of the flagship ecu franchise. Can the Monarchs test be used as a case examine for the way forward for gridiron, now extra well known than ever within the UK?

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