From the FIFA World Cup to the biggest leagues on the planet, these are the top record breakers in the world’s most popular sport! This action-packed reference is filled with astounding facts and statistics about the most famous names in the game, as well dynamic photos and bite-size chunks of information. Fully updated, it includes all the records from the 2014-15 season, the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup, and the 2015 Copa América. Soccer Record Breakers is a must-have for fans of all ages.
Based in Manchester, UK, Clive Gifford has written over 150 information books for young people, a number of which have been nominated for or won the Royal Society Young People’s Book Prize, the Blue Peter Book Award, Smithsonian, PBS, and TES prizes. Selected sports titles include The Kingfisher Soccer Encyclopedia (Kingfisher) and World Cup Football (Wayland).