Hibernian - The Players and Managers 1949 – 2009
From the legendary figures of The Famous Five and Turnbull's Tornadoes through to Joe Baker, Frank Sauzee and even the players who made only one appearance, they are all profiled together in this Hibernian treasure trove.
"Hibernian: The Players 1946 - 2009" is the book that every Hibs supporter needs on their bookshelf. It describes in detail the careers of the many Hibernian heroes and fascinating tales unfold.
George Best, Scott Brown, Angus Plumb, Craig Paterson, Colin Stein, Russell Latapy, Kenny Miller, Neil Martin, Peter Marinello...this list of past and present stars both well known and obscure is truly exhaustive
The players come alive as we read about their characters, their physiques, their great games, sensational transfers and of course the marvelous goals and saves in Hibernian's fascinating history. Illustrated with many previously unpublished Hibs images.
This title offers insights on the players gleaned from six years working as the Easter Road club's official match program editor. The quirky and humorous details broaden our knowledge of the players who have served Hibs.
About the Author
Jim Jeffrey edited the the Hibernian programme from 1998 to 2004. He also wrote the Motherwell match programme for 10 years, the Greenock Morton programme for six seasons and was a regular contributor to the magazines of St. Mirren and Falkirk.
The author of a number of football books, he was a regular contributor to the Scottish Football League Review and has a passion for Scottish football books. Married with two children, his hobbies are hill walking, cycling, reading books and writing.