State of Play: Under the Skin of the Modern Game

State of Play marks the pinnacle of Mike Calvin’s extensive career investigating the human stories of football as he turns his eye to the biggest story of all – the game itself. Calvin takes readers inside the dressing room and beyond the pitch with searing first person interviews that shine a light on burning issues of the modern game, from mental health crises and traumatic brain injuries to the rise of the women’s game and the need for increased emotional intelligence on and off the pitch.

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