At Football School, every lesson is about football and all the better for it.
This truly excellent book is full of laughs, packed with true stories, real science and fascinating facts on the world of football. Each lesson is only about football, so Physics shows how the ball isn't round (!), Business Studies shows how to increase the value of players and Geography is all about how good the pitch should be. As for Modern Languages - well everyone speaks football. All with amusing cartoons by Spike Gerrell, a follow-up to the original Football School - like a Horrible Histories for the beautiful game!
Keep track of every team from Premiership to League 2 - Goalllll!£13.95
Laugh-out-loud book full of trivia & fun facts on the beautiful game.£8.99
Eight year olds like more challenging stuff and adventures. Try the Walkie Talkies or the Slingball Challenge for outside. Anything involving potential explosions or high speed makes a good present. Or anything they can throw or shoot at someone else.