Yearning for times gone by? This could be just what the doctor ordered. In FC Barcelona blogger Nic Aldam’s debut book, Barça – The Guardiola Years, one can relive the glory days under Pep Guardiola in a simple yet effective narrative. The book progresses chronologically, focusing on key matches as the story unfolds Guardiola’s historic four seasons in charge.
But the book isn’t simply a match to match summary, chapters progress with background on what was happening up to and between each match, both on and off the pitch. Nic’s writing flows easily and provides a smooth journey down memory lane of one of football’s and Barça’s greatest eras. It’s been already nearly six years since Guardiola took the helm, promising everyone that he would work hard and he would lead Barça through a great adventure. So, relive all of the best moments of those wonderful years. From the Bernabéu 6-2 exposition, Don Andrés’ unforgettable strike in London, to victory in Rome and Wembley and a few manitas too.
The book is available in both paperback and Kindle versions at Amazon.