Book Review: Inverting the Pyramid

Posted by on Aug 17, 2009 in Book Review, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Inverting the Pyramid: the History of Football Tactics
By Jonathan Wilson
Published by Orion Books
May 2009, £8.99, ISBN: 9781409102045

Back in 2006, I wrote a slightly pernickety review of Jonathan Wilson’s Behind the Curtain, a superb overview of the history and current state of East European football. His latest offering, published in paperback earlier this year, could be contender for the best book about soccer ever written. It’s