Sheilas, wogs & poofters an incomplete biography of Johnny Warren and soccer in Australia by Johnny Warren

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Published by Random House Australia in Milsons Point, N.S.W, New York .

Written in English

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  • Australia

Subjects:

  • Warren, Johnny, 1943-,
  • Socceroos (Soccer team),
  • Soccer players -- Australia -- Biography.,
  • Soccer -- Australia -- History.

Edition Notes

Book details

Other titlesSheilas, wogs, and poofters
StatementJohnny Warren with Andy Harper & Josh Whittington.
GenreBiography.
ContributionsHarper, Andy., Whittington, Josh.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV942.7.W38 A3 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 349 p., [16] p. of plates ; :
Number of Pages349
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3754504M
ISBN 101740511212
LC Control Number2003447421
OCLC/WorldCa50577646

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There are issues with the prose of Sheilas, Wogs and Poofters, but the book remains a great read for the honest insider stories of the game's difficult history in Australia. As fans of the world game look forward to BrazilWarren's book deserves to be re-read.

Chap for instance, deals with Warren's experiences in Latin America and. Biblical quotations are sprinkled throughout the book, spoken by the members of the church, or used as images by Bryson. Faith tested by adverse. He wrote or contributed to eight books on football, including his incomplete biography Sheilas, Wogs & Poofters, first published in Warren also wrote newspaper columns, commentated on radio and was influential in the establishment of the A-League competition in Australia.

Football was the first sport in Australia to go national, in   There are issues with the prose of Sheilas, Wogs and Poofters, but the book remains a great read for the honest insider stories of the game's difficult history in Australia.

As fans of the world game look forward to BrazilWarren's book deserves to be re-read. Chap for instance, deals with Warren's experiences in Latin America and.

Sheilas, wogs and poofters Traditional attitudes to football are summed up by the title of influential ex-player and broadcaster Johnny ­Warren's book Sheilas, Wogs and Poofters.

Sheilas, wogs and poofters makes a fascinating cultural chronicle, because the sport of soccer has been so tied up with Australia’s increasing cultural diversity, and the many tensions this has caused. The main episode of Australian history this book deals with is that which begins with the influx of European migrants after the Second World.

Like others I also rate highly “Sheilas, wogs and poofters” by Johnny Warren and Ange’s “Changing the game”. Ange is a genuine visionary and since the death of Johnny Warren is our best football mind. He goes ok as a coach too.

Two books by Jonathan Wilson are worth a mention too. Sheilas, wogs and apologists. in the media to a virgin sport called big bash or 20/20 cricket may be another case of what Johnny Warren called the 'sheilas, wogs and poofters’ mentality. The. team was momentarily hurting - two tries down, with only minutes to go - and truly needed inspiration.

No one liked to say anything, but I knew, and my teammates knew, that it .Picked up this book after seeing the authors portrait at the Portrait Gallery in Canberra. Contemporary Approaches to Research in Mathematics, Science, Health and Environmental Education Symposium, Digital Communication and Work Stress in Australian Universities Survey (supported by the Australian Research Council), Applying Behavioural Science to Create Change, The case for Kim .

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