The cult Liverpool player with an open love letter to LFC and the city of Liverpool and its people
Born in Waldsassen in Germany in 1973, Dietmar Hamann played professional football for Wacker Munich, Bayern Munich, Newcastle United, Liverpool, Manchester City and Milton Keynes Dons. In club football, Hamann is much decorated, having won two Bundesliga titles, two UEFA Cups, two FA Cups and a Champions League winners' medal. At international level, he won 62 caps for his native Germany and has a 2002 World Cup runners-up medal for his efforts. In 2010 Hamann became player/coach at Milton Keynes Dons, and in 2011 he joined Leicester City as a first team coach. He has recently been appointed as Manager of Stockport County.
'The real selling point of this book is Hamann's receptivity to the game and those around him, his cool wisdom warmed by a self-deprecating humour and constant desire to better himself' - WSC'In his enthralling book, Hamann offers a matter of fact but powerful snapshot of his life' - Daily Mirror