Sport: This week's Top 10 sports books

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1 Sir Les - The Autobiography of Les Ferdinand, Les Ferdinand (Headline, hardback, pounds 16.99)

2 European Football - A Fan's Handbook - The Rough Guide, Peterjon Cresswell and Simon Evans (Rough Guides, paperback, pounds 14.99)

3 Diary of a Season, Lawrence Dallaglio (Virgin, hardback, pounds 16.99)

4 The Greatest Footballer You Never Saw - The Robin Friday Story, Paul McGuigan and Paolo Hewitt (Mainstream, paperback, pounds 9.99)

5 The Complete Book of Pro Basketball 1998, edited by Zander Hollander (Signet, paperback, pounds 6.95)

6 The British Boxing Board of Control Yearbook 1998 edited by Barry Hugman (Lennard Queen Anne Press, paperback, pounds 16.99)

7 The Lions Raw - A Captain's Story, Martin Johnson with Howard Johnson (Mainstream, hardback, pounds 15.99)

8 The NHL Official Guide & Record Book 1997/98, (National Hockey League, paperback, pounds 16.95)

9 Power, Corruption and Pies - A Decade of the Best Football Writing from When Saturday Comes, (Two Heads, paperback, pounds 9.99)

10 Love Hurts - Motorways, Madness and Leeds United, Neil Jeffries and Fraser Marr (Mainstream, hardback, pounds 14.99)

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