Celebrating the career of one of the world's greatest footballers in the past 15 years, this will be an Exclusive special edition of the official book. With a limited print run of just 500 copies, these are individually numbered books in hand-stitched leather, to the design of Shearer's famous Newcastle United shirt. The package will include six unique prints and will be signed personally by Alan Shearer. A decorative clam-shell case keeps the book and prints all together in fantastic condition and makes it a real collector's item.
*Pictures from Shearer's personal archive celebrate special moments in his personal life and illustrious international and club career.
*Foreword from football legend and the manager who more than most realised his true worth as a Geordie - Sir Bobby Robson.
*Authoritative text from Dave Harrison (News of the World), supported with lavish full colour and black-and-white photos of Alan Shearer's life and football career
Following his debut for Southampton in 1991, Alan will be choosing the best photographs that highlight his finest moments in the game, and working alongside
Dave Harrison, he will caption each of them as well as provide an extended introduction on the clubs and countries he has played against, players he's faced, and characters he'smet along the way. Not only is this book all anyone will need to fully appreciate the career of one of the game's greatest players, who is acclaimed as one of the last great true centre forwards, but this special limited edition is bound in hand-stitched leather in the Newcastle United colours, and comes with six specially chosen fantastic prints to show some of the very best moments of Shearer's playing career. Each book is personally signed by Shearer himself and numbered. It comes in a decorative clam shell, also in the Newcastle colours, to ensure that this definitive and unique edition will last and last.