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Ainst themWhilst I still like Fowler and appreciate him as a player he came across as very insecure by his own admission and this seems to some degree have contributed to his early than expected decline Captures a period of upheaval in pro football as the new era of the premier league rocketed the economics into the stratosphere changing the game in many ways Robbie a huge hero to me was the kid from Toxteth who rode this wave of insanity He comes across as bitter and unprofessional at times but as he points out it was a uniue experience that would have freaked out anyone and it seems wrong to judge anyone and it seems wrong to judge too harshly You re still God to me Robbie and was brilliant to "SEE YOU PLAY IN OWE "you play in wellington Owe for cementing my for LFC YNWA Very interesting look into fowlers life and career The what ifs as usual for what could ve been England s most prolific goalscorer I felt the writing style was a tad too casual and a few too many swear words were used As a Fowler fan though I found this a great read Great man Ok but comes across as having a major chip on his shoulder over Owen and Rooney and how they have taken his oung prodigy mantle. Inating and unbelievably frank insight into the game and a candid account of an incredible career taking us behind the closed doors of professional soccer to expose what really happens at both club and international level.Raphy by ex Liverpool and England striker Robbie Fowler I had recently read "the autobiography of ex England footballer Ian Wright so it was interesting to "autobiography of ex England footballer Ian Wright so it was interesting to the books Although this book was interesting in parts it did not grab me like Ian Wrights book I found this book a little repetitive and dragged on compared to the upbeat writing in the Ian Wright bookI found the Book A Little Similar To Robbie S Football Career Promised a little similar to Robbie s football career promised much but in the end failed to live up to the true potential Whilst I ve always liked Fowler and found much of the content interesting and honest I was bored with the repetition in this bookFowler often starts a chapter repeating almost word for word the last comments of the previous chapter almost as though the reader will have forgotten it when turning the page He also goes on too long with his criticism of certain characters Whilst I have no doubt his portrayal of Houllier is accurate did he really need to devote an entire chapter to himwould have preferred a little insight into some of the biggest matches and moments he had been involved in rather than just the usual I scored 3 against them and then 2 ag. Ery kid who kicked a soccer ball Yet his incredible potential was never uite realized Injuries and persistent rumors of drug abuse and depression meant that he never became the world beater so many predicted This is a fasc. I chose to read this book at the same time
With Bill Shankly S BiogarphyBill Shankly s biogarphy each of these men were influential figures in Liverpool plus they both are heroes each in his own time This book reflects the life of a normal English boy who went from playing football on the streets to become the first teenage millilonare in football how it affected him on and off the pitch positively and negatively and how he handled the fame and fortune and "the flaws that accompany it from drug abuse rumors to drinking rumors and how he was able to thrive All this "flaws that accompany it from drug abuse rumors to drinking rumors and how he was able to thrive All this told in this biography which is full of emotions and could lead to be a great example to oung footballers Great book Robbie lad Liverpool legend So my overall feeling on finishing this book is probably something the same as Robbiesbitterness towards Houllier Phil Thompson Liverpool legend that he is for forcing him out of Anfield the first time round You Fowler is my favorite player but he is very bitter toward Gerd and Thomo in this book "I Don T Get The "don t get the reviews for thisIts amongst the best autobiographies I ve read and the best football oneThis is a great This is a frank autobiog. Pronounced as the greatest goalscoring talent since Jimmy Greaves 17 ear old Robbie Fowler was immediately catapulted to fame and fortune The thin baby faced Toxteth lad was now a millionaire an idol and inspiration to ev.