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GIBRALTAR INTERNATIONAL
LITERARY FESTIVAL

15th – 18th November 2018

Brave New World

Price: Standard £12, Senior Citizens £8, Children £8

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Brave New World

Guillem Balague

Nov

17

2:00pm 1h
The University of Gibraltar

At the beginning, and weekly, throughout the 2016-17 season, Guillem Balague was given unprecedented access to the training ground of Tottenham Hotspur, shadowing Mauricio Pochettino and his close circle, to chronicle the words, hopes, aspirations and technical brilliance of this most charismatic of coaches. The result, which includes illuminating observations from assistants and players, is his latest biography, “Brave New World – Inside Pochettino’s Spurs.” It is a biography in the first person, but you can ask Guillem what that means. In fact it is a fascinating insight into the world of Pochettino and the pressures and challenges of being a leading coach in today’s Premier League.

Guillem will discuss this, and his other works, peppered, as ever, with his usual witty and revealing anecdotes about the “beautiful game” as played at the highest level. He’ll probably mention his own ninth division club Biggleswade United too. Endlessly…