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By Alex Cassidy

In 1991, their first 12 months of life, the London Monarchs received the 1st international Bowl name at Wembley; even though simply seven years later the crew had folded and speedily disappeared from the wearing public's attention. American Football's Forgotten Kings recounts the real tale of the one expert American soccer staff to ever exist in England. The ebook info all of the Monarchs' seasons, either statistically concerning on-field functionality and culturally with the yankee avid gamers' tales in their adventure in London. It additionally delves into the heritage of the NFL's ecu experiments, the realm League of yank soccer and NFL Europe. Chronicling the Monarchs' unbelievable upward thrust and surprising decline, Alex Cassidy has interviewed avid gamers, coaches and enthusiasts to pinpoint the successes and screw ups of the flagship eu franchise. Can the Monarchs scan be used as a case research for the way forward for gridiron, now extra well known than ever within the UK?

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