When the biggest club in the world was bought by an American venture capitalist predator, some fans decided to start a new club in protest
John-Paul O'Neill has been writing about Manchester United for a variety of outlets for over twenty years, particularly for the now retired Red Issue fanzine. A founder member and season ticket holder at FC United, he is currently completing a law degree. He has an encyclopaedic and often first-hand knowledge of behind-the-scenes events at both FC and Old Trafford from the last twenty-five years.
"It's written by a journalist, who is also one of those most heavily involved. So it is written with passion... Whether or not you are a lover of the Beautiful Game, this book is worth a read. It is more than a book about football - it is a book about people who were fed up of being pushed around and ignored. It is a book about the ultimate power of the consumer" -- Ali Hull * Sorted *