World Team by Tim Vyner

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"One big round world, one small round ball. Right now, more children than you can possibly imagine are playing soccer." In England, it's 1:00 P.M. and Joe is practicing outside his school. In New York City, it's 8:00 A.M. and Lucy dribbles the ball in and out of the shadows. From India to Brazil, from Italy to South Africa, kids are kicking balls aruond on fields, beaches, and streets. This handsome book takes readers on a journey around the globe and through the world's time zones, creating a team of children who share the samedream: glory in the world's most popular game.

About Tim Vyner

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Tim Vyner lives in England.
Published January 1, 2002 by Red Fox Publishing. 32 pages
Genres: Sports & Outdoors, Travel, Children's Books.

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Though readers may be drawn to the book by the love of the sport, there’s little here beyond the conceit of “One big round world, one small round ball.” Vyner’s realistic-but-gritty-edged paintings do better justice to landscape and detailed scenery than they do to the action of the game.

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