From Victorian lace warehouse assistant to founder of Milan Foot-Ball & Cricket Club, Herbert Kilpin came a long way from his humble roots in Nottingham.
But while he only played for the love of football and died in obscurity in 1916, his club went on to become one of the most successful and famous sides in the world: AC Milan.
This is Herbert Kilpin’s story. Regarded by many as the father of Italian football, to the fans of his club he is known, simply, as The Lord of Milan.
On the centenary of his death, finally Kilpin is coming home…Learn More About The Story
Price: £10 + p&p
Available: 20th October 2016Preview 8 pages from the book
Available: Coming soon
Formats: epub, mobi (suitable for Amazon Kindle)
We're collaborating with LeftLion to make a documentary about Herbert Kilpin, from his early life in the UK to becoming Lord of Milan. Check out the Kickstarter HERE