Tor! The Story of German Football
25 May ~ With Bayern Munich facing Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League final at Wembley tonight, German football is being hailed as a model for other nations to follow. However, as recently as the 1960s the country didn't even have professional players or a national league. Tor! The Story of German Football by Ulrich Hesse traces the story of Germany's club and international football through the horrors of the Nazi years to postwar triumphs and becoming one of the most successful nations in the world game. The book is available from the WSC shop for £9.99, or £8.99 for subscribers.