Novy Kapadia is a renowned sports journalist and columnist, and teaches English literature at Delhi University. Recognized as India’s foremost football expert and commentator on leading television channels, he is the author of The Football Fanatic’s Essential Guide Book, and has contributed to Soccer in South Asia and Fields of Play. Novy has been consultant to the Limca Book of Records from 1990 onwards, and has edited the Durand Journal-India’s most comprehensive football journal-since 1983. Since 1980, he has covered several international championships, including the World Cup and the Olympics, and all major domestic tournaments. Novy won the Wills Award for Excellence in Sports Journalism in 1986. He lives in Delhi.