By Marc Bracha

within the tough and prepared soccer international of the 1980’s, Ian Baird was once a guy among males. Feared by means of opposing defenders and held in excessive regard by means of his workforce pals, Bairdy gave his all a week displaying a never-say die perspective. Bairdy describes himself as ‘George top with out ability’. He labored difficult to carve out a superb occupation, yet his tale is filled with incidents that have been ordinary of the period and much from the factors you are expecting from a footballer. In Britain, Bairdy performed for ten specialist golf equipment, yet few may argue that he’s most sensible remembered for his spells at Leeds, the place objectives, unending operating, will to win and fearless process ensured he was once cherished via the enthusiasts ‘Bairdy’s Gonna Get Ya’ is an engrossing, brutally sincere account of Bairdy’s existence. many of us have contributed to his tale, that's filled with hilarious anecdotes from his formative years days via to his time in Hong Kong. Written with Bairdy’s complete co-operation and enter from the likes of Peter Shilton, Lawrie McMenemy, Eddie grey, John Sheridan, Bernie Slaven and Mick Leonard, the publication presents nice stories from whilst soccer used to be football.

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