Everyone knows football is a matter of life and death.
But this time, it's murder.
Scot Manson is the team coach for London City FC and an all-round fixer for the lads. Players love him, bosses trust him.
But now the team's manager has been found dead at their home stadium.
Even Scott can't smooth over murder ... but can he catch the killer before he strikes again?
Philip Kerr is the bestselling author of the Bernie Gunther thrillers, for which he received a CWA Dagger Award. Born in Edinburgh, he now lives in London. He is a life-long supporter of Arsenal. Follow @theScottManson on Twitter.