The Football Factory (novel)
From TheChels.info - The Chelsea Football Club WikiJohn King that was published in 1997. The story concerns a group of working class English men who support Chelsea and indulge in football hooliganism. The principal character/narrator is Tommy Johnson, with vignettes from minor characters interspersed throughout the novel. The book deals with racism, sexism, class consciousness, football hooliganism and working class culture.
The novel was adapted into a film in 2004.