Martin Hardy has been writing about football in the North East for three decades.

He was senior sports reporter at the Sunday Sun, joining the Sunday People, the Daily Mail and the News of the World.

More recently he has worked for the Independent. He currently writes for the Sunday Times and is a regular guest on Sky TV’s Sunday Supplement.

Rafa’s Way is his third work as an author, following on from Touching Distance – nominated for the Cross Sports Book Awards in 2015 and 2016’s Tunnel of Love.

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