Our Road To Glory
27th June 2006 By Munster Rugby
Alan English who won wide acclaim for his best seller Stand Up & Fight: When Munster Beat the All Blacks, has been commissioned to pen the official account of Munster’s march to European glory.
Alan English who won wide acclaim for his best seller Stand Up & Fight: When Munster Beat the All Blacks, has been commissioned to write ‘Our Road To Glory’ the official account of Munster’s march to European glory.
The book will be published by Penguin Ireland and is expected on the bookshelves not later than the first week in October priced at 25.00.
PENGUIN IRELAND is delighted to announce that they have acquired the only official Munster Rugby book
Our Road to Glory
Photographs by Billy Stickland
Our Road To Glory is the story as told by the Munster team and management of how they captured the Heineken Cup. This will be the only book this year to contain exclusive interviews with all of the Heineken Cup winning team and their management.
Paul O Connell, Anthony Foley, Peter Stringer, Ronan O Gara, Donncha O Callaghan, John Hayes, and coach Declan Kidney are among those who talk openly of their fears and hopes going into the final giving readers a fascinating insight into the rituals and mental courage of this winning team.
Billy Stickland was allowed exclusive access to training, to the victorious post match dressing room, to the after match celebrations and his stunning photography will feature throughout the book. Some photos are sure to surprise Munster fans!
About the Author.
Munster man Alan English is the Sports Editor of The Sunday Times and his book Stand Up and Fight: When Munster Beat the All Blacks was a bestseller in 2005
About the Photographer
Billy Stickland is Ireland s leading sports photographer and his photos feature regularly in the national press.