Reviews

  • "Many new books with a sporting theme are tumbling onto the shelves but I doubt any will be superior to the illuminating and comprehensive biography of Sir Matt Busby by the irrepressible football sage Patrick Barclay The events and emotions are recounted with haunting eloquence by Barclay: a master of his craft."

    Jim Holden, Sunday Express
  • "Patrick Barclay’s magnificent biography of Sir Matt Busby"

    Alan Pattullo, Scotland on Sunday
  • "‘Sir Matt Busby’s story has been told many times but, rarely with such perception and scholarly attention to detail ‘ a stunning biography ... destined to become a classic of its genre’"

    Patrick Collins
  • "‘An outstanding book’"

    Phil Shaw, Backpass
  • "‘Superbly written … a book all football fans should read.’"

    Michael Crick