Franny Benali releases autobiography

Oporto Sports client Francis Benali will release his autobiography this week on Thursday 19 August, published by Bloomsbury Sport and written with the Daily Mail’s Matt Barlow.

Francis Benali: The Autobiography, includes a foreword by Franny’s Southampton teammate, Matt Le Tissier and tells the story of Benali’s 16 year career with the Saints, from humble beginnings to becoming a fans’ cult hero.

Benali has also raised almost £1.2million for Cancer Research UK, through endurance challenges including running 800 miles in three weeks, and attempting seven Ironmans in seven days. Franny was awarded an MBE in the 2020 New Year’s honours list.

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