Soccer Superstars 2018

Author: Triumph Books
Publisher: Triumph Books
ISBN: 9781641250641
Release Date: 2018-01-02
Genre: Sports & Recreation

With top players like Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Luis Suarez, and Neymar, soccer is the most popular sport around the globe! From Brazil and England to Italy and Australia, the world is crazy for the game they call football. Now you can learn more about the brightest international stars through entertaining biographies, fun trivia, and thrilling action photography.

Sport Finance

Author: Gil B. Fried
Publisher: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 9781492588771
Release Date: 2019-03-14
Genre: Business & Economics

Sport Finance, Fourth Edition With Web Resource, grounds students in the real world of financial management in sport, showing them how to apply financial concepts and appreciate the importance of finance in establishing sound sport management practices. Utilizing a modern and practical approach, the text encourages students to take a strategic organizational perspective in learning financial skills while gaining a deeper understanding of the reasoning behind the principles of sport finance. The fourth edition of Sport Finance has been revised and restructured to reflect the evolving needs of students entering the dynamic sport industry. Content updates and additions include the following: A new chapter dedicated to assets (such as players, facilities, and goodwill) and liabilities (such as player salaries and long-term debt) and how they affect a sport organization Expanded coverage of strategies to increase revenue and reduce expenses for greater profitability, enhanced with an example from a real-world athletic department New chapters about reviewing financial statements, planning, and building a financial strategy to help guide decisions to create, expand, or exit a sport business or organization Five new case studies covering a variety of sectors, sports, and countries to give students the opportunity to apply the concepts to practical scenarios To further relate the content to real situations for students, study questions about each of the case studies have been incorporated into a new student web resource. The web resource also includes an interactive simulation called “The Two Dollar Team” that directly engages students with the book’s topics, including assets and liabilities, revenue and expenses, budgeting, cash management, and borrowing. Instructors will also find additional activities and a case study in the companion instructor guide, and they will receive a test package and presentation package. Sport Finance, Fourth Edition, will enable students to grasp fundamental concepts in sport finance. By analyzing business structures, financial statements, and funding options, students will not only learn basic finance but will also understand how those skills are used to build a strategy and make sound financial decisions in the world of sport.


Author: Marty Gitlin
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
ISBN: 9781538302149
Release Date: 2018-07-15
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Brazilian soccer superstar Neymar personifies the benefits of working hard to achieve goals, in his case by scoring goals. His achievements on the field prove that passion and dedication to one's pursuits can lead to greatness. As captain of Brazil's team in the 2016 Summer Olympics, he helped Brazil win its first Olympic gold medal. In 2017, Neymar left FC Barcelona to play with Paris Saint-Germain. This biography details his love for the sport, but also outside influences such as his father, who instilled in him a passion for soccer that jump-started one of the most remarkable careers of any athlete in the world.


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Soccer Superstars Coloring Book

Author: Aiden Neymond
ISBN: 197817859X
Release Date: 2017-10-10

Do you love Soccer Superstars - Then this coloring book is for you. Coloring Book is for adults, boys and girls aged from 2 to 12+ years old. You, your child, or any child in your life, will love to fill the pages of this classic coloring book with bright colors. A great activity that sparks creativity and keeps busy and entertained for hours. Each drawing is high quality! Each coloring page is printed on a separate sheet to avoid bleed through. The coloring books also makes a perfect gift for kids that love Soccer Superstars. No more trying to figure out what the kids will do next, it's all here! I hope you will enjoy my coloring book. I would also really appreciate it if you could write a review. Age specifications: Coloring books for adults Coloring books for toddlers Coloring books for preschoolers Coloring books for kids ages 2-4 Coloring books for kids ages 4-8 Coloring books for kids ages 8-12+ TAGS: Soccer Superstars, Soccer Superstars coloring, Soccer Superstars coloring book, coloring book for adults, kids coloring book, boys coloring book, girls coloring book, most popular children coloring book, new coloring book, 2017 coloring book, coloring books for toddlers, coloring books for preschoolers, coloring books for kids, Aladdin coloring books, Aladdin adult coloring book.

What Does a Forward Do

Author: Paul Challen
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
ISBN: 9781508154419
Release Date: 2017-07-15
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

In soccer, the striker is always the star. These superstar forwards are responsible for the amazing goals and spectacular passes that make championship soccer squads. This book gives readers a look at what makes these footballing phenoms so special, discussing their skills and tactics in a fun and informational way. From nutmegging the defender to perfect curling shots into the top corner, this book wows readers ready to lace up the cleats and become soccer superstars themselves. It also teaches young strikers how to work with others to pass around and beat defenders and goalkeepers while having fun as a team.

Cristiano Ronaldo

Author: John A. Torres
Publisher: Enslow Publishing, LLC
ISBN: 9780766086890
Release Date: 2017-07-15
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Even though he was born with an otherworldly athletic gift, Cristiano Ronaldo's early life was anything but easy. A poor kid from Portugal, he was expelled from school at age fourteen and then diagnosed with an abnormal heart condition. Through hard work and an intense desire to succeed, he soon blossomed into one of the greatest soccer players in the world. When he transferred to Real Madrid for a record-breaking salary, Ronaldo transformed himself into a worldwide celebrity, reinventing the ideal of an international sports icon. Sports fans will be inspired by this soccer superstar's rags-to-riches story.

David Beckham 2nd Edition

Author: Jeff Savage
Publisher: Lerner Publications
ISBN: 9781541506770
Release Date: 2017-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Soccer superstar David Beckham is one of the biggest celebrities in the world. Born in Great Britain, David was playing for England's top soccer team by the age of twenty. David moved to the United States in 2007 and joined the Los Angeles Galaxy. In 2011, David led the Galaxy to victory in the Major League Soccer (MLS) championship. Learn more about the life of one of sports' biggest stars.

Lionel Messi

Author: Jon M. Fishman
Publisher: Lerner Publications
ISBN: 9781512473568
Release Date: 2017-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Lionel Messi is one of the best soccer players in the world. He's led his team—Fútbol Club (FC) Barcelona—to several championships, he's won the FIFA Ballon d'Or award five times, and he's been on the cover of the video game EA Sports FIFA four times. Messi is known for his amazing ability to score goals, but he didn't become a soccer superstar without plenty of hard work. Learn how Messi keeps his body fit for the game, what his life is like off the pitch, and more.

Superstars of World Soccer

Author: Todd Kortemeier
Publisher: Amicus High Interest
ISBN: 160753942X
Release Date: 2016-07-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Presents some of world soccer's greatest players and their achievements, including Lionel Messi, James Rodriguez, and Carli Lloyd. Includes fast fact page, further resources, glossary, index.

l auf Wasser

Author: Helon Habila
ISBN: 3884233912
Release Date: 2012

Port Harcourt, Nigeria, im Delta des Niger. Eine Frau verschwindet. Dies wäre keine Nachricht in den Medien wert, würde es sich nicht um eine Britin, die Ehefrau eines hochrangigen Mitarbeiters einer ausländischen Ölgesellschaft, die im Delta und vor der Küste Öl bohren, handeln. Die Entführung ist offensichtlich das Werk einer Rebellengruppe, die gegen die Ölgesellschaften kämpft, die das Land ausbeuten und zerstören. Als eine Lösegeldforderung eingeht, wittert der junge Journalist Rufus die Chance zu einer grossen Story und macht sich mit dem gealterten Starreporter Zaq auf die Suche nach der Entführten.