The story of a boy's journey to becoming a professional footballer. Will the advice of 5 of Manchester United's greats help him achieve his dream? A must for football fans everywhere. Jimmy has always dreamed of becoming a pro footballer and gets one step closer when he's invited to go for a trial for the Man U Academy! But he still has lots to learn. Follow Jimmy's progress with the help of 5 of Man U's heroes, all legends of the number 7 shirt. Fabulous football story featuring facts about Best, Beckham, Cantona, Robson and Ronaldo.
A former primary school teacher, Alan has written over 50 books and won or been shortlisted for many prestigious awards. His books have been published all over the world. Alan is a very popular speaker at schools, libraries, colleges and conferences - he visits over 150 schools a year! He has also written The Greatest and Night Hunger for Barrington Stoke. He lives in Liverpool.