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Football / soccer (Children's / Teenage)

See below for a selection of the latest books from Football / soccer (Children's / Teenage) category. Presented with a red border are the Football / soccer (Children's / Teenage) books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Football / soccer (Children's / Teenage) books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

UEFA EURO 2020 Kids' Handbook

UEFA EURO 2020 Kids' Handbook

Author: Kevin Pettman Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/05/2021

As the football fever grows in the run-up to the biggest UEFA European Football Championship ever, young soccer fans have the opportunity to follow the action closely with the UEFA EURO 2020 Handbook. This fun-packed compendium delivers a wealth of football information in a compact and colourful format - ideal for popping into a child's rucksack. Combining its winning mix of facts and figures with on-the-page puzzles and quizzes, this unique book is guaranteed to appeal to young football fans who want to be entertained while also becoming experts in the tournament. Endorsement by UEFA guarantees the high quality of book, making UEFA EURO 2020 Handbook an ideal gift for young football fans tuning into their first continental football tournament in the summer of 2021.

Look Inside Football

Look Inside Football

Author: Rob Lloyd Jones Format: Board book Release Date: 13/05/2021

UEFA EURO 2020 Activity Book

UEFA EURO 2020 Activity Book

Author: Emily Stead Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 13/05/2021

With its inventive mix of on-the-page activities themed around the most anticipated sports event of 2021 - the UEFA EURO 2020 football championships - this official book is guaranteed to appeal to every young football fan who is eagerly anticipating the sporting showpiece of the summer of 2021. Filled with an array of games, puzzles and colouring and drawing activities, the book guarantees to stimulate the creativity of young football fans while greatly enhancing their appreciation of one of the most prominent sporting tournaments staged in Europe. Endorsement by UEFA underwrites the high quality of this package, making this book a superb gift for all budding fans of the beautiful game.

Silva

Silva

Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/05/2021

Bernardo Silva plays as a midfielder for Premier League club Manchester City. Born in Lisbon in Portual, he plays for the Portugal national team. Silva came through Portugal's Benfica youth academy league and won Breakthrough Player of the Year in 2014. He was not taken on by Manchester City as a teenager but signed for them in 2017. Silva is capable of playing in several attacking and midfield positions, and is known for his technique, acceleration, agility, passing, vision, and dribbling skills. At 25 Silva, has emerged as one of Manchester City's most important players and was nominated on the long list for this year's Ballon d'Or. This biography is one of the new titles in Ransom's Tales from the Pitch series. These books offers a fresh take on the familiar football biography format. Each of these fast-moving reads focuses on one up-and-coming football superstar, players who are still to reach the summit of their career. From the young Portuguese talent Joao Felix, to Virgil van Dijk and Raheem Sterling, these biographies cover the full range of European football. The players are from all walks of life and have faced failure, injury and rejection, to ultimately make their dreams come true. So meet the fresh young talent behind the iconic tackles and goals and find out what makes each of these players so special.

Sancho

Sancho

Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/05/2021

Sancho plays as a winger for Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund. He was born in London to parents from Trinidad and Tobago and plays for the English national team. Previously a youth player with Watford and Manchester City, Sancho signed his first senior contract with Dortmund in 2017. He is the youngest player to score 15 goals in the German Bundesliga and crucial to Dortmund's challenge for the title. Premier League clubs are queuing up to tempt him back to his homeland. This biography is one of the new titles in Ransom's Tales from the Pitch series. These books offers a fresh take on the familiar football biography format. Each of these fast-moving reads focuses on one up-and-coming football superstar, players who are still to reach the summit of their career. From the young Portuguese talent Joao Felix, to Virgil van Dijk and Raheem Sterling, these biographies cover the full range of European football. The players are from all walks of life and have faced failure, injury and rejection, to ultimately make their dreams come true. So meet the fresh young talent behind the iconic tackles and goals and find out what makes each of these players so special.

Felix

Felix

Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/05/2021

Felix plays for Spanish club Atletico Madrid. He is Portuguese and plays for the Portugal national team as a forward. He can also play as a winger or an attacking midfielder. Joao Felix is the second most expensive teenager of all time having joined Atletico Madrid from Benfica in 2019 for 126m euros and has been called the most exciting Portuguese player since Cristiano Ronaldo. This biography is one of the new titles in Ransom's Tales from the Pitch series. These books offers a fresh take on the familiar football biography format. Each of these fast-moving reads focuses on one up-and-coming football superstar, players who are still to reach the summit of their career. From the young Portuguese talent Joao Felix, to Virgil van Dijk and Raheem Sterling, these biographies cover the full range of European football. The players are from all walks of life and have faced failure, injury and rejection, to ultimately make their dreams come true. So meet the fresh young talent behind the iconic tackles and goals and find out what makes each of these players so special.

How to Be a Footballer and Other Sports Jobs

How to Be a Footballer and Other Sports Jobs

Author: Rachel Yankey Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/05/2021

A book for children aged 6+ who want to know the score about football jobs, written by former footballer and TV presenter Rachel Yankey Do you have what it takes to become a professional footballer, a manager or even to work in sports TV? Learn all about football and the incredible sports jobs you could do, from training to become a player or team coach to running the game as a referee, scouting young players for talent or even working inside the stadium. This book will inspire any girl or boy who wants to kick start their interest in playing football. Other titles in the series include: How to be an Astronaut

How to Be a Footballer and Other Sports Jobs

How to Be a Footballer and Other Sports Jobs

Author: Rachel Yankey Format: Hardback Release Date: 06/05/2021

A book for children aged 6+ who want to know the score about football jobs, written by former footballer and TV presenter Rachel Yankey Do you have what it takes to become a professional footballer, a manager or even to work in sports TV? Learn all about football and the incredible sports jobs you could do, from training to become a player or team coach to running the game as a referee, scouting young players for talent or even working inside the stadium. This book will inspire any girl or boy who wants to kick start their interest in playing football. Other titles in the series include: How to be an Astronaut

Stars of Women's Soccer

Stars of Women's Soccer

Author: Illugi Joekulsson Format: Hardback Release Date: 12/04/2021

Here are the best of the best: the stars of the dominant U.S. national team - like Megan Rapinoe, Alex Morgan, Julie Ertz, and Rose Lavelle - and their top competitors from around the world, like Sam Kerr of Australia, Lucy Bronze of England, Wendie Renard of France, and Marta of Brazil. This lively book features short biographies of 28 athletes in all, illustrated with colour photographs of the stars in action. Revised and updated from cover to cover, Stars of Women's Soccer is sure to whet the appetite of young fans who are eager to see the titans of the women's game battle it out (finally) at the Tokyo Olympics.

Infomojis: Sports

Infomojis: Sports

Author: Jon Richards, Ed Simkins Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/04/2021

An emoji-based fact book that takes infographics to the next evolution - injecting fun into facts Which ancient cultures enjoyed a bit of sporting competition? Who won the first marathon? How hard do top tennis players hit the ball, and which is the most dangerous sport? Whether you hit it, bounce it, run at top speed or ride in or on it, Infomojis: Sports is all about exploring sport in a fun and engaging way. Core scientific areas of investigation are covered, such as how streamlined F1 cars are designed to reduce drag and why athletes' bodies need muscle power to compete! The book features custom-made 'infomojis' - presenting the information with real personality! So inject fun into facts, and take your young astronomer to the next evolution in infographics. Infomojis is a series of ten books that are perfect for curious readers aged 8+. Titles in the series: Cars and Vehicles Continents Human Body Inventions Natural Disasters Ocean Life Planet Earth Space Sports

Football Fun

Football Fun

Author: Imogen Kingsley Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/04/2021

Football is a popular sport! Readers can get in on the action by learning the basics about rules, equipment and the importance of good sportsmanship. Then they can even practise a key skill to have more fun on the pitch.

Aguero Rules

Aguero Rules

Author: Simon Mugford, Football Superstars Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/03/2021

Filled with quizzes, stats and little-known facts, plus illustrated and told with all the fun of a Tom Gates novel, the Football Superstars series is perfect for young readers five and up. Is Sergio Aguero your ultimate football hero? He is the highest South American scorer in the history of the Premier League with more than 180 goals, has won the title four times, and holds the joint-record for the most goals (five) scored in a single Premier League match. Guided by his father, discover how Sergio started playing football at the age of five and how his skills saw him becomes the youngest player to debut in the Argentine Primera Division at aged 15 before moving to Europe where he has since earned legendary status. The Football Superstars series is aimed at building a love of reading from a young age, with fun cartoons, inspirational stories, a simple narrative style and a cast of characters chipping in with quotes, jokes and comments.