A Matter of Life and Death

A Matter of Life and Death

Matt Carrell / Feb 29, 2020
A Matter of Life and Death In April ex Liverpool manager Bill Shankly was interviewed by Shelley Rodhe on Granada TV Alongside him in the studio was former Prime Minister Harold Wilson Shankly told the audience Somebody
  • Title: A Matter of Life and Death
  • Author: Matt Carrell
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  • Page: 404
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  • In April 1981, ex Liverpool manager Bill Shankly was interviewed by Shelley Rodhe on Granada TV Alongside him in the studio was former Prime Minister Harold Wilson Shankly told the audience, Somebody said Football s a matter of life and death to you I said, Listen it s important than that Coldharbour Town has climbed from the lower divisions of English fooIn April 1981, ex Liverpool manager Bill Shankly was interviewed by Shelley Rodhe on Granada TV Alongside him in the studio was former Prime Minister Harold Wilson Shankly told the audience, Somebody said Football s a matter of life and death to you I said, Listen it s important than that Coldharbour Town has climbed from the lower divisions of English football, finally reaching the Premier League under the careful stewardship of local businessman, Jack Enright After just one season, it s clear that even survival will require cash than Enright is willing, or able to commit Russian billionaire, Dimitri Koloschenko sees ownership of a football club as a means of establishing himself in the London social scene Within weeks of buying a reluctant Enright out, his commitment is tested by the realities of owning a struggling football club As Coldharbour Town fights to retain its place in the top flight, a clinical killer starts to terrorise the community Maggie Davenport leads a police investigation that appears to flounder at every turn, the local paper under editor Toby Thomas, revels in the story of Britain s latest serial killer and Adam Buckley is dubbed Coldharbour s saviour and the new Gareth Bale In a town that appears to be in terminal decline, the priority should be to catch a murderer It is after all, a matter of life and death But some things are important than that.
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    1. As I m not a football fan I was glad that football was just the backdrop for this tale As I love a good murder this had me guessing A Russian oligarch buys an English football team that he has no links to, a local lad becomes the star footballer and his mate starts believing he s a murderer the mate not the footballer when the local girls start falling like flies With a few good twist and turns this is light but worth reading.


    2. You shouldn t expect great literature from this novel, but you might find it entertaining particularly if you like football and enjoy a rant about the state of the modern game, don t mind a laddish perspective on relationships, aren t too bothered about accuracy of detail and are tolerant of clich Set around the fictional football club Coldharbour Town imagine if the rise of Brighton and Hove Albion had been in Newhaven , the book opens with one of several murders of young women and follows vari [...]


    3. Somewhere I read a review of this book and it sounded interesting , but as I couldnt find an available copy , it went on my shelf of Want to read Looking through that list recently I noticed that at 4.5 this was the highest rated book on that list It was my wife who came across a version for me to load on to my ereader and I couldnt wait to get started like a Premiership Team at the start of a needle match well, not quite The author has been very clever with the football setting For people with [...]


    4. This novel was inspired by Bill Shankly s famous quote He was asked whether football was a matter of life and death and replied that it was important than that Today football matches are no longer games, they are clashes or battles, a moment of skill or good fortune can result in a sportsman being dubbed a hero and a whole nation will mourn its team s elimination from the World Cup Billionaires stake their fortunes on a club to which they have no prior connection and players are paid in a month [...]


    5. This novel was inspired by Bill Shankly s famous quote He was asked whether football was a matter of life and death and replied that it was important than that Today football matches are no longer games, they are clashes or battles, a moment of skill or good fortune can result in a sportsman being dubbed a hero and a whole nation will mourn its team s elimination from the World Cup Billionaires stake their fortunes on a club to which they have no prior connection and players are paid in a month [...]


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