Trevor Ford, one of Britain’s most discussed post-war footballers, tells an engrossing tale of his rise to fame. His transfer trail from Swansea Town to Aston Villa to Sunderland and then back to his native Wales to play for Cardiff City cost the buying clubs a total of just under £70,000 to make him soccer’s cosliest player.
In his book he tells the behind-the-scenes moves preceeding each of his transfers. He reveals ‘international incedents’ with the Welsh team abroad, and from start to finish I LEAD THE ATTACK will captivate the soccer fan. So far Ford has secured well over 30 caps for Wales and is renowned as one of the game’s greatest centre-forwards.