Download the Free Fishpond App!
Download on the App Store

Android App on Google play
Blue Thunder: The Jock Wallace Story

Already own it?

Sell Yours
Home » Books » Sports & Recreation » Soccer

Blue Thunder

The Jock Wallace Story

By Jeff Holmes

Elsewhere $50.44 $48.09   Save 5%
Free shipping Australia wide
Ships from USA
Order now for Christmas delivery
Register or sign-in to rate and get recommendations.
Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
Other Information: Illustrated
Published In: United Kingdom, 01 July 2014
Former miner Jock Wallace worked his way up from football's coal face to become one of Scotland's greatest ever managers. As a player he had a love of giant-slaying, while a fruitful coaching apprenticeship included European glory before he won two unprecedented trebles with Rangers. At the height of his popularity in Glasgow he quit for Leicester City, where his typically brutal training regime guided the Foxes to the English First Division. After a spell at Motherwell, he moved back to Ibrox but was sacked after just two trophies in three seasons. Seville was the next port of call, followed by Colchester where he worked wonders to keep the Us in the Football League. Sadly, the great man was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease during his time at Layer Road. When he died in 1996, his popularity in Glasgow gave rise to a suitably huge and colourful shrine at Ibrox.

About the Author

Jeff Holmes is the author of the biography of former Aberdeen and St Mirren striker Frank McDougall. After a long career in TV, Jeff became a newspaper reporter and is now part of the team at Media Scotland, covering football for the Daily Record and Sunday Mail. He remains, as ever, a staunch fan of Rangers.

EAN: 9781909626324
ISBN: 1909626325
Publisher: Pitch Publishing
Dimensions: 23.37 x 15.75 x 2.79 centimetres (0.45 kg)
Age Range: 15+ years
Tell a friend

Their Email:

Sell Yours

Already own this item?
Sell Yours and earn some cash. It's fast and free to list! (Learn More.)

Review this Product


Related Searches


Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners

You can earn a 5% commission by selling Blue Thunder: The Jock Wallace Story on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep!



Are you the Author/Publisher? Improve sales by submitting additional information on this title.


This item ships from and is sold by, Inc.