Huw Richards is a third-generation Swans fan, an experienced journalist and a trained historian. He writes on the Swans and Wales for When Saturday Comes, as well as contributing to the Financial Times and the International Herald Tribune, and is a regular broadcaster on sports issues. In 2005 he was short-listed for the prestigious William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award for his book Dragons and All Blacks. Huw wrote the 1945-65 section of The Vetch Field: A People's History. He was also co-editor of For Club and Country: Welsh Football Greats, contributing the chapters on Ivor Allchurch and John Toshack. This is his sixth book.