Up Pohnpei

  • by Paul Watson
  • Narrated by James Wilson
  • 7 hrs and 59 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

After one too many late-night discussions, football fanatic Paul Watson and his mate Matt Conrad hatch the perfect plan: find the world's worst national team, become citizens of that country, and win an international cap by playing for them. Wikipedia leads them to Pohnpei, a remote Pacific island whose team is described as 'the weakest in the world' - and in urgent need of a coach....


What the Critics Say

"Light, funny, enjoyably punchy." (Sport magazine)
"Filled with passion and warmth." (FourFourTwo)
"The must-read football book of 2012." (ESPN Soccernet)


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Customer Reviews

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Make your life dreams a reality.

This book was more then just a story about football (soccer). This is the story of Paul Watson and his friend Matt Conrad and there quest to coach a National team. Getting the job is only the first step in setting up an entire football program. The players come to life in this book and you get a real sense of community.

This is an inspirational story about a team no one cared about and how two men with a dream changed things for the better.
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- Ron

Book Details

  • Release Date: 07-30-2012
  • Publisher: Audible Studios