Ferguson book from Birlinn

Ferguson book from Birlinn

Birlinn imprint Arena Sport is to mark Sir Alex Ferguson’s last season at Manchester United with a book celebrating his most successful year at the club.

Author and sports journalist Daniel Harris’ book Season of Wonder: Manchester United’s Historic Treble, looks back at the 1998-99 season when the team won the Premier League, the FA Cup, and the Champions League.

The book will follow the season month by month, analysising both the matches and the behind the scenes work that led to the team’s success.

Harris is a football writer who has written for several newspapers and was shortlisted for best new writer at the British Sports Book Awards for On The Road: A Journey Through a Season (Speakeasy Books), which followed United’s 2009-10 season.

The book will be published on 5th September 2013 as an e-book and hardback priced at £17.99.