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The Story of Football

English Learner's Editions 5: Advanced
The Story of Football

  • A lively and engaging history of "the beautiful game".
  • Tells the story of football, from its beginnings in the Roman Army to the modern day premiership including how both American Football and Rugby were born.
  • Humorously illustrated by Paddy Mounter.
  • Usborne Young Reading has been developed in conjunction with reading experts from Roehampton University.


Key Stage: KS1 E; Age 6+

Lexile Measure: 840L

Book Band: 11 - Lime

CEFR Level: B2

Hardback with CD - English Learner's Edition:
Price: £6.99
ISBN: 9781409545569
64 pages
198 x 130mm

Author/Editor: Rob Lloyd Jones

Illustrator: Paddy Mounter