Joey Barton: Football’s Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Joey Barton leaving Rangers by mutual agreement is almost a bizarre footnote to this weekend’s England-Scotland World Cup qualifier, as the most controversial English player of the last decade ends...

The Class and Excellence of Dimitar Berbatov

Few footballers in world football have an aura and a degree of class about them that brings a level of excellence which clubs around the world so desperately crave....

Andrés Iniesta: Football’s Finest Gentleman

Johannesburg, South Africa, 2010. Spain squared off against The Netherlands with both sides looking to seal their first ever World Cup honours. Under the glittering Soccer City lights, Andrés Iniesta,...

The Rise and Fall of Memphis Depay

18th August 2015. UEFA Champions League nights were back at Old Trafford after a season's hiatus. Manchester United faced Belgian side Club Brugge in an important qualifier. On paper, this was...

Football Legends who Almost Played in Britain

Many football legends have played in Britain; however there are several superstars that never moved to these shores. They nearly did though.

Plata O Plomo: Colombia’s era of narco-soccer

The 2014 FIFA World Cup marked the return of one of football's sleeping giants. Colombia was back on the grandest stage of international football after years of crime, corruption,...

Rickie Lambert: Saviour of Cardiff City’s season?

Rickie Lambert: Cardiff City boss Paul Trollope delivered on Deadline Day with the signing of the former England international

Paul Clement and Rui Faria: The Story of the Men Behind the Masterminds

In the last decade, two men have dominated European football. From Portugal to England, Italy to Germany, José Mourinho and Carlo Ancelotti have changed the face of the game...

2016/17 Chelsea Season Preview

At times in football, as in life, you can be caught off guard. When you least expect it, something totally unforeseen happens, fate takes hold and dramatically changes the...

British Players Abroad: Gary Lineker

A new series of articles focusing on the British players who have spent a portion of their career away from their native soil. The first part focuses on one...