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Personalities (Pre-LUFC) - LUFC Books (32 books)

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Autobiographical and biographical books related to players, managers, Chairmen etc who later became part of Leeds United Football Club.

Little or no Leeds United material in these books, but the background of these individuals may prove interesting to Leeds United supporters in the wider context of their careers.

Barcelona to Bedlam: Venables/Sugar - The True Story

by Guy Nathan
1994
An account of life at White Hart Lane from the arrival of Terry Venables until the...

Chelsea: My Year

by Ken Bates
1984
Pre-Leeds United material from Ken Bates.

Dave Bassett: Settling the Score

by Dave Bassett
2002
Dave Bassett is one of football's colourful characters. He is the man who led Wimbledon...

David O'Leary: My Story

by David O'Leary Harry Miller
1988
Covering Dolly's earlier career with Arsenal and Ireland. No Leeds United content...

Dennis Wise: The Autobiography

by Dennis Wise
1999
A member of Wimbledon's infamous "Crazy Gang" whose wild pranks hit the headlines...

Everton Winter, Mexican Summer: a Football Diary

by Peter Reid
1987
Covers his playing days with Bolton, Everton and with England at the 1986 World...

False Messiah: The Life & Times of Terry Venables

by Mihir Bose
1996
A biography of England football coach Terry Venables. Venables later managed Leeds...

Feed the Bear! The Roy Aitken Story

by Roy Aitken Alex Cameron
1987
Roy Aitken made his name at Celtic; later went on to become a coach with clubs including...

Fighting Back: An Autobiography

by Jimmy Armfield
1963
Early autobiography from Blackpool and England full-back 'Gentleman Jim'. He later...

Footballer's Progress

by Raich Carter
1950
Carter managed Leeds United from 1953-1958, gaining promotion from the old second...

Garry Monk - Loud Proud and Positive - My Autobiography

by Garry Monk Peter Read
2012
Autobiography produced when Monk was then manager of Swansea after playing for them...

George Graham: The Wonder Years

by Tony Willis Jeff King
1995
n the six years since George Graham took control of Arsenal, they proudly chant "...

Gordon Strachan: An Autobiography

by Gordon Strachan Jack Webster
1984
Gordon Strachan, the most exciting playmaker Scotland has produced in years, shot...

Harry's Game

by Dave Bassett
1997
Harry spent a miserable 3 months at Leeds United as Dennis Wise's assistant from...

Herbert Chapman - Football Emperor: A Study in the Origins of Modern Soccer

by Stephen Studd
1981
Herbert Chapman was the first of the modern-style football managers. He managed...

Herbert Chapman on Football

by Herbert Chapman
1940
Published 1934. Very rare pre-war football book. Herbert Chapman was the first of...

Herbert Chapman: The First Great Manager

by Simon Page
2006
Herbert Chapman was the first of the modern-style football managers. He managed...

Ken Bates - My Chelsea Dream

by Brian Woolnough
1998
Woolnough - a close friend of Ken Bates is opening up the closed book. With exclusive...

Knocking Down Walls - My Autobiography

by Uwe Rosler
2013
Uwe Rosler's passion and determination is never far from the surface, and it's that...

Made in Sheffield: Neil Warnock - My Story

by Neil Warnock
2007
"Neil Warnock should be more popular. Sure, you wouldn’t want to watch his...

Mark Hateley: Home and Away

by Mark Hateley Tony Francis
1986
One-million-pound striker Mark Hateley arrived in Glasgow to face a hostile reception...

Neil Warnock's Wembley Way: The Manager's Inside Story

by Neil Warnock Richard Cowdery
1996
Recalls Plymouth Argyle's Third Division play-off final win in 1996 with Warnock...

Rush: Ian Rush's Autobiography

by Ian Rush
1985
Hardback, 183 pages, illustrated - black & white plates. Covering Rush's career...

Soccer's Happy Wanderer: The Autobiography of Don Revie

by Don Revie
1955
Recollections from Don's days growing up in Middlesboro, to playing with Manchester...

Terry Venables' Football Heroes

by Terry Venables Jane Nottage Alex Montgomery
2009
After more than 40 years in the professional game as a player, as manager of Crystal...

The Life and Times of Herbert Chapman: The Story of One of Football's Most Influential Figures

by Patrick Barclay
2014
Herbert Chapman, the boss of the all-conquering Arsenal team of the 1930s, was the...

The Philosophy of Football: In Shadows of Marcelo Bielsa

by Jed C. Davies
2016
The Philosophy of Football: In Shadows of Marcelo Bielsa by Jed C. Davies is a product...

There's Only One Neil Redfearn: The Ups and Downs of My Footballing Life

by Neil Redfearn
2006
Neil Redfearn is a man dedicated to - some might say obsessed by - football. He'...

Top Mark!: An Autobiography

by Mark Hateley Ken Gallacher
1993
Telling how he won over the Glasgow Rangers' fans - who feared he was taking the...

Venables: The Autobiography

by Terry Venables Neil Hanson
1994
This autobiography of Terry Venables, one of the most charismatic and colourful...

Venables: The Inside Story

by Harry Harris Steve Curry
1994
Looking behind the scenes at Spurs, a study of the career of Terry Venables from...

Venables' England: The Making of the Team

by Terry Venables
1996
Terry Venables chronicles his preparation of the England football squad for the...
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