Reviews

  • "A ruddy good artist"

    The Telegraph
  • "Squires exhibits his personal knowledge of the game in a way that is thoughtful and, as with all comic satirists, really very funny . . . On the face of it this may look like a perfect lavatory book for dad for Christmas. But it is a lot more than that and well worth the read."

    Daily Express
  • "David is unparalleled in his ability to highlight how ridiculous modern football can often be with his unique brand of caustic satire."

    Mike Hytner, The Guardian
  • "You will really want to buy it"

    Football365
  • "Squires is the master of the football comic strip and this collection is recommended reading for enlightened football fans everywhere."

    Late Tackle
  • "Brilliant"

    The Set Pieces
  • "If you’re not familiar with the work of David Squires, then you really have been deprived up to now"

    The Final Third
  • "No one captures the absurdities and ugliness of football better than him … hilarious"

    Coach Magazine
  • "A bloody funny read"

    Adam Peacock, Fox Sports
  • "Squires’ opening lines sets the tone for a lively, tongue-in-cheek history of the beautiful game, accompanied by some excellent illustrations."

    Dorset Echo