SHORTLISTED 2023

Best Sports Writing Award | Shortlisted

Get It On

by Jon Spurling

How the '70s Rocked Football

Four years after the crowning glory of 1966, and a decade after the abolition of the maximum wage, a brash new era dawned in English football. Set against a backdrop of strikes, political unrest, freezing winters and glam rock, Get It On tells the inside story of how commercialism, innovation, racism and hooliganism rocked the national game in the 1970s.

Get It On
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