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Book Review: 61 minutes in Munich

The Story of Liverpool FC’s First Black Footballer Howard Gayle: 61 minutes in Munich, in collaboration with Simon Hughes, Liverpool, deCoubertin Books, 2016, 227 pp. (hardback), ISBN 978-1-909245-39-6   This book is much more than the story of a footballer. It is unique and an indelible read for a number of important reasons. Firstly, it sets the reader on the journey of comprehending the life and times of a young man of African heritage, born and raised in the famous City of Liverpool, England. Secondly, as a young boy and teenager, Howard Gayle grew up under the burden of a...