1. Greece Defeat Encapsulated Golden Generation's Flaws

    For a third consecutive World Cup, the Ivory Coast have fallen at the first hurdle. Whilst in 2006 and 2010 they were drawn in fiendishly difficult groups, 2014 ought to have been the occasion to break the hoodoo...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 1 month ago 6,201 reads 30 comments

  2. Gervinho's Interesting Choice of Shoes Prompts Twitter Reaction

    Roma striker Gervinho attended an event in Italy last night, the details of which are unimportant to this story. This story is about his choice of footwear...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 3 months ago 18,758 reads 14 comments

  3. Top 5 Players from Around the World This Weekend: Feat. Bony, Gervinho & Oscar

    It has been yet another engrossing and exciting weekend in football. A number of the sport’s key narratives and subplots developed, while a number of its stars reminded the world ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 6 months ago 1,266 reads 1 comments

  4. Serie A's Six Most Effective Wingers

    With the increased use of the 3-5-2 formation on the peninsula, Serie A has suffered from a lack of attacking wide players in recent seasons, forced to rely instead on full-backs to provide crosses and stretch the pitch...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 7 months ago 6,684 reads 19 comments

  5. 25 Best African Players of 2013

    This article presents the 25 Best African players of 2013. This feature looks back at the last 12 months and lists those players who stood at the pinnacle of the continent’s sport...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 7 months ago 8,467 reads 22 comments

  6. Scouting Gervinho's Resurgence at Rudi Garcia's Roma

    Roma's winning streak is over. For the first 10 Serie A games, they were infallible, invincible, but Torino cracked the code and secured a 1-1 draw Sunday courtesy of yet another Alessio Cerci strike...

    Sam Tighe Written by Sam Tighe about 9 months ago 4,717 reads 13 comments

  7. 5 African Players Who Could Make a Major Impact at the World Cup

    Could next summer’s World Cup be a breakthrough tournament for Africa’s international sides? Ten teams are still in the running—all with differing levels of optimism—and ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 9 months ago 1,622 reads 4 comments

  8. African World Cup Qualifiers: Five Outstanding Players

    The first leg of Africa’s World Cup qualifying play-offs provided us with five excellent contests and numerous moments of high drama...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 10 months ago 3,662 reads 2 comments

  9. Top 5 Players from the World of Football This Weekend

    A busy weekend of international football has taken precedence this weekend, with vital World Cup qualifiers having been played across the globe...

    Alex Richards Written by Alex Richards about 10 months ago 25,902 reads 11 comments

  10. Arsenal Transfer News: Gervinho's Departure an Underrated Loss for Gunners

    To say Gervinho 's two-season stint with Arsenal was a disappointment would be a massive understatement. That said, life without the Ivorian forward won't be much easier for the Gunners...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 12 months ago 8,126 reads 27 comments

  11. Arsenal Transfer News: Gervinho Sale Smart Move for Gunners

    Gervinho is no longer a member of the Arsenal Gunners. As reported by the club's official website on Thursday, the Gunners completed a sale of the striker to AS Roma for a fee that was not disclosed...

    Ethan Grant Written by Ethan Grant about 12 months ago 2,841 reads 13 comments

  12. Arsenal Transfer News: Gervinho Officially Completes Move to Roma

    Gervinho is on his way to Roma after finalizing a deal to end his stay with Arsenal, the Premier League club announced . The forward spent the past two seasons with the Gunners...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 12 months ago 15,402 reads 68 comments

  13. Pro and Cons of Gervinho's Move to Roma

    In his youthful days at the ASEC Abidjan academy, his Brazilian youth coach derived a nickname from one of his most talented footballers, Gervais Yao Kouassi, and the name “ Gervinho ” came into fruition...

    Toni Okike Written by Toni Okike about 12 months ago 1,410 reads 2 comments

  14. Arsenal: How Will Roma-Bound Striker Gervinho Be Remembered?

    Gervinho has one foot out of the Arsenal exit door. According to The Metro , fresh talks have taken place between Arsenal and Roma this week, and the Ivorian international is closing in on a move to Serie A...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 12 months ago 9,789 reads 30 comments

  15. Bale, David Luiz, Nani & More: Playing Fact or Fiction with Transfer Rumours

    The summer transfer period would seem at a logjam. While obvious names such as Radamel Falcao and Edinson Cavani have moved for big money, there has so far been little to whet the transfer-watcher’s appetite the past few weeks...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 12 months ago 1,988 reads 5 comments