Len Ashurst - 'Left Back In Time'


Gary and the lads at theRokerEnd.com are proud to be affilliated with the launch of 'Left Back In Time' the brilliant autobiography of Len Ashurst. After 458 games at ‘Left Back’ for Sunderland, his managerial career took him from Hartlepool to the Gaza Strip!

No outfield player has played more games for Sunderland than Len Ashurst. In this book Len details the extraordinary ups and downs of his career including his fall out with Brian Clough, rejection by his home town club Liverpool, drinking with Jim Baxter, taking Newport County to promotion and a European quarter final, winning promotion with Cardiff City, failing as manager of his beloved Sunderland, the pie selling thief of Ninian Park and surviving a murder attempt whilst manager of an Arabian football team.

The book is a riveting read spread across 300 pages of reflective, informative and controversial comment and details Len's playing career, coaching and managerial positions and his current role as a Premier League Match Delegate.

For more details, quotes and a chance to buy a signed copy CLICK HERE