For ten years Gordon Banks was not only England's number one, but was also acknowledged to be the best goalkeeper in the world. This book is about more than football. It tells the story of the man who represents all that was admirable about the beautiful game in a golden era - the background behind a genuine English hero. Encompassing triumph and tragedy, the book is told from the point of view of an insider, charting from within English football's finest years.
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Gordon Banks OBE was born in Sheffield in 1937. He made a record breaking 73 appearances for England and was a member of the team that won the World Cup in 1966.Review:
Banksy is the story of a genuine English hero and a stirring, insider's account of England's finest years.
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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110141011254