Tales From the Pitch: Silva

SKU: 9781800478046

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Author: Harry Coninx

At the age of nine, Bernardo Silva fulfilled his childhood dream of playing for Benfica, when he joined their youth academy. But getting into the first team proved to be much more difficult than he expected.

His journey into professional football wasn’t easy, but his flexibility, his sheer skill and his willingness to work harder than anyone else was always going to win out.

Join wonderkid Bernardo Silva on his journey to the very top, winning countless trophies and achieving international stardom with one of the greatest teams in the world.

This biography is one of the titles in Ransom's Tales from the Pitch series. These books offer a fresh take on the familiar football biography format.

Each of these fast-moving reads focuses on one football superstar: some players who are still to reach the summit of their career, and others who are already at the top of their game. These are exhilarating reads about players from all walks of life. Many have faced failure, injury and rejection, to ultimately make their dreams come true and have inspirational stories.

So meet the footballers behind the iconic tackles and goals, and find out what makes each of these players so special.

Australian Curriculum:
Health And Physical Education - Movement And Physical Activity

Published: March 2024
Reading Level: Upper Primary, Lower Secondary
Pages: 120
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Ransom
Product Category: Health PE&PD / Health PE&PD: Sport / Health PE&PD: Sport - Team Sport

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