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  • Published: 1 May 2009
  • ISBN: 9781862306561
  • Imprint: Red Fox
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 112
  • RRP: $12.99

Soccer Squad: Glory!




Cup action – and goals galore – for Rushton Reds as the team face their biggest rivals yet.

Dal, Chris, Abs and Jason have made the squad for the local youth club under-lls football team. And after their first match (not as successful as they'd have liked), they are determined to prove that they've got what it takes to be winners.

Rushton Reds for the Cup!

Chris is a striker – but can he put the ball in the back of the net when Rushton Reds meet Evington Eagles, their chief rivals, in a big Cup game?He and his team-mates – Dal, Jason and Abs – all want to lift the trophy. But Evington Eagles are the Cup-holders and won't be easy to beat . . .

  • Pub date: 1 May 2009
  • ISBN: 9781862306561
  • Imprint: Red Fox
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 112
  • RRP: $12.99

About the Author

Bali Rai

Bali Rai's first novel for young adults, (un)arranged marriage, created a huge amount of interest and won many awards, including the Angus Book Award and the Leicester Book of the Year. It was also shortlisted for the prestigious Branford Boase first novel award. Rani and Sukh and The Whisper were both shortlisted for the Booktrust Teenage Prize. Bali is also the author of the hugely popular Soccer Squad series for younger readers.
Bali was born in Leicester where he still lives, writing full-time and visiting schools to talk about his books. You can visit him at www.balirai.co.uk

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