By Tim Howard
In this heartwarming and candid memoir, US nationwide football staff goalkeeper Tim Howard opens up for the 1st time approximately how a hyperactive child from New Jersey with Tourette Syndrome defied the chances to turn into one of many world's foremost goalkeepers.
After a winning seventeen-year expert football occupation, Howard turned an in a single day big name in the course of the 2014 international Cup in Brazil. His heroic functionality within the online game for the us opposed to Belgium, during which he stored an mind-blowing fifteen shots—the such a lot for any goalkeeper in a global Cup game—made him a family identify in addition to a trending web meme. during a hundred and twenty mins, Howard went from a participant recognized quite often via football enthusiasts to an American icon, enjoyed by way of hundreds of thousands for his dependability, bold, and humility.
In this uplifting memoir tailored for younger readers and now in paperback, Howard stocks his awesome trip from a hard adolescence within which he was once raised by way of a unmarried mom who instilled in him a love of activities and a deep religion that helped him care for the onset of Tourette Syndrome in 5th grade.
The ebook incorporates a word list and a full-color insert.
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