Halsey, M: Referee
Lifts the lid on the world of refereeing, providing readers with a candid and gripping account of life as a football official. Mark Halsey has been officiating games for more than a dozen years, and in that time he has witnessed just about everything there is to witness on a football pitch. Covers everything from rows and controversies with players and managers, to unlikely friendships with certain top players. With a foreword by Jose Mourinho.
Mark Halsey has been a Premier League football referee since 1999. In 2009 he was diagnosed with cancer and relinquished his duties during treatment, returning to referee Premier League matches again in August 2010. Ian Ridley is a renowned journalist and author of nine books, including the number 1 bestseller Addicted with Tony Adams.