When Niall Quinn learned he was going to the 2002 World Cup with Ireland, it seemed the perfect climax to his international career. Yet even before the competition had started, Quinn was caught up in the most emotionally draining events of his career, as Ireland's World Cup campaign was rocked by Roy Keane's sudden departure. All his efforts at mediation failed, leaving him exhausted. As he worked to find a solution, Quinn looked back on his life and career, and saw echoes of his current situation. In this fascinating autobiography, updated for this edition, he recalls the all-night drinking sessions with Tony Adams and Paul Merson, the gambling, the good times and the bad. It is a remarkable story, brilliantly told. ... Read more
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Great read about a great guy
Having watched most of his playing days i knew he was a guy or great integrity, and reading the book has only further enforced that belief. He is a humble guy who lives a life that many hard working middle class guys do, only he has money. Niall is a classy guy, who knows how to enjoy life, but also tries to help people. A model citizen and a sporting role model that kids can look up to.
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