Steel City Rivals
One City. Two Football Clubs, One Mutually Shared HatredeBook - 2012
Football rivalry is a common factor anywhere in the world where the sport is played. But some take it far more seriously than others. In Sheffield, the traditional capital of Britain's steel manufacturing industry, there is no greater tribal divide than that between fans of Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday. The two clubs' supporters berate each other with a venomous passion, their long-running feud intense enough to divide families and workplaces from 1889 to the present day. But why? How does a natural rivalry that, in the 1960s, saw supporters from both clubs going to Hillsborough St.
Publisher: London : John Blake Publishing, 2012
Characteristics: 1 online resource (444 p.)