How to Play Overseas

31 rules every player must know to play overseas

Non-Fiction - Sports
179 Pages
Reviewed on 02/10/2014
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Reviewed by Mamta Madhavan for Readers' Favorite

How to Play Overseas - 31 Rules Every Player Must Know to Make It Overseas by Acie Earl is an informative book which covers diverse topics from airline travel, banking, budgeting, food, lodging, language, level of play, money, post offices and many more topics. Coach Acie has the guidelines in a book form and it can be ordered by students, parents, and coaches for guiding their basketball players to play abroad. Many a time players go abroad to play without much knowledge and information about the details and requirements of the country they are going to. The chapters in this book speak extensively about these needs and requirements so that you are well informed when you travel overseas to play.

The book is packed with information right from the very first chapter and is very useful. The book tells you how to go about the rules and requirements of playing overseas from the first step. The steps are listed and explained in each chapter in order to make it very easy for readers to comprehend. The role of a good and experienced agent is stressed in the book. The importance of fitting into a new place while traveling is also mentioned by the author.

The book describes the 18 rules and 31 steps that American players should be aware of before going to play overseas. It is an excellent book that can be kept in school and university libraries. Parents of players, players, and coaches would benefit the most from reading this book.