Neil Montagnana-Wallace

4 children’s books by the writer

Neil Montagnana-Wallace was Marketing and Events Manager at the Football Federation of Victoria, and wrote Our Socceroos in 2004, which was how he struck up a friendship with Mark Schwarzer. Currently, when not writing, Neil is the Marketing and Strategy Director of Woof Creative Solutions. He also plays in Victoria's State Leagues and is a Senior Licence coach. Mark Schwarzer (OAM) has established himself as not only Australia's premium goalkeeper, but one of the world's best, playing in the English Premier League. Mark's heroics in the penalty shootout that got Australia to the 2006 World Cup will forever be remembered as a highlight in Australian sport.

7+ years

Megs, Scarves and Sombreros

Neil Montagnana-Wallace

Megs, Scarves and Sombreros

After a 5-0 demolition of Bayside Blues in Pennendale Primary's first real match, Megs was on cloud nine. Particularly after he bagged a hat-trick with half the school watching. But after scouring the papers for Val's report, he ...

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9+ years

Megs and the Wonder Strike

Neil Montagnana-Wallace

Megs and the Wonder Strike

Edward 'Megs' Morrison and the Vootball Kids are confronted with issues both on and off the pitch that make them take a good, hard look at what they like about Vootball - and resort to some unusual measures to fight for ...

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Megs and the Crazy Legs

Neil Montagnana-Wallace

Megs and the Crazy Legs

A refugee from Sudan is introduced as a new character at Pennendale Primary and player with the Pennendale Wanderers. Megs and the 'Vootball Kids' begin to see their own lives through his eyes and the hardship of his background, and ...

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9+ years

Megs and the Complete Left Foot

Neil Montagnana-Wallace

Megs and the Complete Left Foot

It's summer in Pennendale and the holidays are a haze of sunshine, flies, barbeques, trips, icecreams from the milk bar, icecreams at friends' houses and icecreams from the magical vans that drive around the streets playing music to entice ...

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