Lance Hardy is a former editor at BBC Sport. His book, Stokoe, Sunderland and ’73 (Orion) was shortlisted for Football Book of the Year at the British Sports Book Awards and his collaboration with Steve Davis, Interesting (Ebury Press), was shortlisted for Autobiography of the Year at the British Sports Book Awards and was a Sunday Times bestseller. He also co-authored Bobby Dazzler (Orion) with Bobby George and Footballer (Bantam Press) with Kelly Smith. He writes about British football for Kicker magazine in Germany and is a full member of the FWA. He has worked at six World Cups, four Women’s World Cups and four Olympic Games during his career.