Author : Tom Palmer
Jake loves soccer and dreams of becoming a professional soccer player. He's worried about his height though—what if he's too small for soccer? But on the day of his trial Jake is quick on the ball and scores—he's made it! Jake can't wait to pull on his shirt and join the team. But someone at the club wants to make his life difficult. Can Jake face up to the bullies and become man of the match again? Stay on the ball this season with the first four stories following the boys in United's under-12s.
Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 7+