Christian Roberts stay at Swindon saw flashes of real talent, moments of frustration and some great days – notably when he helped Town produce this memorable comeback against Sheffield Wednesday. He also helped Town out of the basement before being forced to retire early due to a knee injury. Click on the link to watch though.

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Beyond the surface though, Roberts was battling with all his personal demons and alcoholism that pushed him to the brink of self- destruction.

He recounts his life at Swindon, and in footbal, with amazing honesty, and it all makes for a compelling read.

To get hold of Christian Roberts book, Life is a Game of Inches, just click below.