About the author
Will McCarthy Born in London, Will McCarthy has been based in Valencia, Spain since 1995 and has followed Valencia CF from the days of Luis Aragonés, Claudio Ranieri, Rafa Benitez and up to the present day. He has interviewed legends like Mario Kempes and Gaizka Mendieta, amongst others. Before Spain, McCarthy was based in Genoa, Italy and followed U.C. Sampdoria in the days of Ruud Gullit, David Platt and Roberto Mancini. His very first football post abroad was in the Czech Republic, travelling the country to see “Czech First League” matches including SK Slavia Prague and FC Fastav Zlín.