Noted footballer of the fifties and sixties Jimmy Adamson's infamous turning down of an invitation to manage England in 1962 is the central act of this biography of Adamson towards and after the refusal.Zusammenfassung
In 1962, Jimmy Adamson had the world at his feet: FA Cup finalist, Footballer of the Year and invited to become England manager. But Adamson said 'no'. Having foreseen Burnley as the 'Team of the Seventies', controversy and disillusionment soon saw Adamson turn his back on the game. The story of an enigma, of broken dreams and what might have been.