1. Ranking the Top 20 Young African Talents in the World Right Now

    This article ranks the top 20 young African talents in the world right now. The continent’s football is coming under the spotlight once again, with seven of the 10 CAF World ...

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  2. The 5 Worst French Ligue 1 Transfers

    In this article, Bleacher Report takes a look at Ligue 1’s worst transfers during the summer window...

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  3. The 5 Best Ligue 1 Transfers

    This article looks at the five best transfers in the French Ligue 1 during the summer window. Big-spending Paris Saint-Germain and Monaco may have stolen all of the international ...

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  4. Best Stadiums to Be an Away Fan In

    This article profiles some of the best stadiums for away fans. In compiling this list, I have tried as much as possible to bring my own experience to the table...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 3,766 reads 11 comments

  5. Quotes of the Week

    It has been another busy week in world football. Key results have been secured, dramatic transfer stories have been commonplace, and once again, the key narratives likely to shape the season have been further crystallised and enforced...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 57,283 reads 11 comments

  6. Rough Guide to Every Team in the Champions League Group Stage

    This article profiles the 32 teams to have qualified for the Champions League Group Stage. The identities of all the sides have now been confirmed and all that remains is for the four pots of clubs to be sorted into eight groups...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 11,444 reads 180 comments

  7. Power Ranking the Top 5 French Ligue 1 Goalkeepers

    This article ranks the five finest goalkeepers in the French top flight, Ligue 1. The influx of money into the league, via Paris Saint-Germain and AS Monaco, has increased the profile ...

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  8. Hottest Liverpool Transfer Rumours

    Liverpool may have acted early to secure some deals in the transfer window, but there are still key areas of the Reds’ first team that require improvement...

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  9. Ranking the Top 20 Young Brazilian Talents in the World Right Now

    This article ranks the finest young Brazilian talents in the game of world football today. The nation is a fine producer of excellent players, with a long history and a broad talent base to select from...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 37,620 reads 71 comments

  10. Shinji Kagawa: Where the Japanese Star Fits in for Moyes at Manchester United

    This article examines Manchester United ’s Japanese superstar Shinji Kagawa and explores his imminent future at this, the opening of the new season...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 11,714 reads 50 comments

  11. Defenders to Watch During the Coming Ligue 1 Season

    This article profiles the finest defenders in the French Ligue 1. The league is only two games old, but already familiar fault lines have been drawn...

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  12. Barcelona vs. Levante: 5 Things We Learned

    Barcelona tore apart Levante in their opening La Liga clash, beating them 7-0 before a delighted Nou Camp crowd...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 9,068 reads 89 comments

  13. Barcelona Open La Liga with a 7-0 Demolition of Levante

    La Liga—Camp Nou, Barcelona. BARCELONA 7-0 LEVANTE Goals—Sanchez, Messi (x2), Alves, Pedro (x2), Xavi The Gerardo Martino era at Barcelona began with a bang as his charges tear apart Levante at the Camp Nou...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 6,502 reads 33 comments

  14. Ranking the Early World Cup 2014 Favourites Before the Season Starts

    Media focus may currently be on the opening fixtures of Europe’s major leagues, but the recent swathe of international friendlies have reminded everyone of the looming prospect of the 2014 World Cup...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 9,854 reads 96 comments

  15. 6 Men Who Changed the Course of Football History

    This article profiles six men who changed the course of football history. These figures may not enjoy the profiles of today’s stars, but each deserves a spot in our affections ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 4,077 reads 9 comments

  16. Predicting the Champions, Runners-Up & Relegated Teams from Europe's Top Leagues

    With Europe’s top leagues bubbling into action, Bleacher Report takes a look at Europe’s five major leagues and predicts the key figures likely to be operating at the top and the bottom of each table...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 11,205 reads 100 comments

  17. 5 Liverpool Players Who Need to Have a Big Season Following Celtic Defeat

    Brendan Rodgers will hope that Liverpool ’s friendly defeat to Celtic is the nadir of what is proving to be a testing summertime...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 12,984 reads 26 comments

  18. Top 5 Football Stadia for Fan Atmosphere in World Football

    There are few greater sights in sport than a capacity crowd roaring on their beloved heroes in unison. The world game has an impressive collection of footballing cathedrals, bastions ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 2,004 reads 7 comments

  19. Asia and the EPL: How a Continent Fell in Love with the Premier League

    It’s no coincidence that Premier League teams invest so much time and money in Asian territories during the preseason. Asia offers an enormous market for the Premier League product and has emerged as an invaluable revenue stream for EPL sides...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 6,376 reads 25 comments

  20. AIK Fotboll vs. Manchester United: 5 Things We Learned

    Manchester United clashed with AIK Fotboll at the Friends Arena in Stockholm in a pre season friendly on Tuesday night...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 7,593 reads 21 comments

  21. Imagining a Bound for Glory Series Using the WWE Roster

    The Bound for Glory Series has become a valuable asset for TNA, but what if the WWE were to present a similar concept using their current roster? The TNA team have long impressed ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 27,857 reads 125 comments

  22. Rooney, Khedira, Gustavo: Scouting Some of Chelsea's Proposed Summer Signings

    Few clubs generate as much interest and intrigue come the transfer window as Chelsea . Even before owner Roman Abramovich’s takeover and subsequent era of decadence, the West ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 6,639 reads 42 comments

  23. Emirates Cup: What to Expect from Galatasaray

    The Emirates Cup kicks off on August 3 when four of Europe’s giants will compete in one of the summer’s most prestigious friendly competitions...

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  24. Didier Drogba Return Talk Is Tantalising for Chelsea

    Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho raised a few eyebrows when he announced that he "expects" Didier Drogba to return to Stamford Bridge one day...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 16,209 reads 32 comments

  25. Scouting Nacer Chadli: Tottenham's Summer Signing from FC Twente

    Nacer Chadli may not be the glamour signing that Spurs fans have been craving this summer, but the Belgian-Moroccan winger has all the potential to be a valuable asset to the Lilywhites ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about over 1 year ago 8,731 reads 5 comments