1. 5 Africans Who Could Have a Big Influence in the Continental Cups

    Continental football returned to our screens and our attention this week with a bang. The first batch of Champions League last 16 games produced some fine football and some dominant ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 7 months ago 2,660 reads 8 comments

  2. 12 African Veterans Who Would Be Great Fits for MLS Teams

    The development of Major League Soccer has been due, in no small part, to the successful integration and contributions of designated players who have come to America to be part of a new project or to sample life in a different environment...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 7 months ago 1,290 reads 1 comments

  3. Winners and Losers from Nigeria Squad to Face Mexico

    Nigerian fans awaited the announcement of the Super Eagles squad to face Mexico with great anticipation. The World Cup is fast approaching, and national team manager Stephen Keshi ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 7 months ago 2,982 reads 3 comments

  4. Why Lacina Traore Will Be a Big Hit at Everton

    Everton boss Roberto Martinez has been praised , quite rightly, for his summer transfer dealings. The former Wigan manager wasn’t shy to turn to the market during his maiden ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 7 months ago 2,199 reads 2 comments

  5. Ranking the World's 20 Most Historic Football Stadiums

    While, quite naturally, the players, the managers and the teams in our beloved sport tend to generate the majority of the headlines and steal the vast proportion of the attention, ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 7 months ago 22,680 reads 29 comments

  6. 25 Youngsters Who Could Make Late Push for a Place in an African World Cup Squad

    As the World Cup draws near, international managers begin to finalise the make-up of their squads. The tournament has, over the years, become a fine platform upon which the globe’s ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 8 months ago 2,921 reads 1 comments

  7. Ranking the 20 Worst Transfers of the January Transfer Window

    This article profiles the 20 worst transfers of the January transfer window. Naturally, there is no exact science to this process and indeed, Bleacher Report fully expects that a number ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 8 months ago 26,832 reads 30 comments

  8. What Does January Transfer Window Teach Us for the Summer?

    The January transfer window was littered with some exciting transfers, but a great deal of the speculation and rumour amounted to nothing...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 8 months ago 6,153 reads 6 comments

  9. 20 African Players Who Look Primed for a Transfer in 2014

    As the January transfer window enters its final few stages, expect the inevitable rush of deadline-day enquiries and panic purchases...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 8 months ago 6,322 reads 4 comments

  10. Diego Costa Transfer Rumours: Latest News on the Atletico Madrid Star

    As the January transfer window enters its final furlong, prepare for an intense week of bidding, trading and enquiring...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 8 months ago 2,639 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 8 months ago 1,416 reads 1 comments

  12. Dani Alves and the Top 20 Buccaneering Full-Backs in World Football

    This article profiles the 20 best buccaneering full-backs in world football today. This signifier is perhaps an over-used epithet, but its casual usage doesn’t change the joy ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 8 months ago 43,639 reads 88 comments

  13. Diego Costa Transfer Rumours: Latest News on the Atletico Madrid Star

    With a little under two weeks of the transfer window to go, Diego Costa stays an Atletico Madrid player. It remains to be seen, however, whether he will still be at the Estadio Vicente Calderon beyond the end of January...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 8 months ago 5,017 reads 3 comments

  14. What Salomon Kalou Can Bring to Tottenham's Struggling Attack

    The Daily Mirror’s John Cross reported this week that London giants Tottenham Hotspur are looking to make an offer for Lille’s Salomon Kalou in a bid to bring the Ivorian forward back to London...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 8 months ago 5,117 reads 21 comments

  15. Top 20 Players Who Will Be out of Contract in 2014

    While the January transfer window brings with it the immediate promise of moves that can change the complexion of the major European leagues, it also signals the beginning of a courting period that will last until the summer...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 8 months ago 73,164 reads 64 comments

  16. Diego Costa Transfer Rumours: Latest News on the Atletico Madrid Star

    Diego Costa made the headlines last year both for his goalscoring and his protracted nationality switch from Brazilian to Spanish...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 8 months ago 6,244 reads 3 comments

  17. The 5 Greatest African Teams in World Cup History

    Five African sides will head to Brazil looking to etch their names into the tournament’s illustrious history. Ghana, Nigeria, the Cote d’ Ivoire , Algeria and Cameroon would all, surely, be content with a run to the quarter-finals...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 8 months ago 10,626 reads 27 comments

  18. Salah, Kalou, Onazi: 5 African Stars Set for EPL Moves in January

    The January transfer window brings with it intense speculation and endless rumour. A handful of Africa’s finest stars have been caught up in the maelstrom, while a number of ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 9 months ago 4,261 reads 1 comments

  19. Hulk Transfer Rumours: Latest News on the Zenit St Petersburg Star

    So, January is upon us, the month when weeks of anticipation and salivation finally become reality or, in the majority of cases, lead to an underwhelming climax...

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  20. 20 African Players to Watch out for in 2014

    This article profiles 20 African players who are set for a big year. This collection is an assembly of stars at very different stages of their respective careers, but each is primed for a big 12 months...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 9 months ago 3,465 reads 5 comments

  21. 5 Young Africans Who Could Star in Brazil

    Five African sides are set to represent the continent at the World Cup in Brazil next summer. These team are at different stages of development, but they all feature exciting young players who can make an impact in Brazil...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 9 months ago 5,647 reads 5 comments

  22. Inter Milan Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of December 30

    As 2013 comes to a close, Internazionale sit in fifth place in Serie A. The recent derby victory over Milan brought a smile to the faces of Nerazzurri fans, but it masked some of the squad’s failings over the previous months...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 9 months ago 3,204 reads 5 comments

  23. 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 9 months ago 3,799 reads 22 comments

  24. Picking an African Dream Team of Potential 2014 World Cup Stars

    Five African teams will represent the continent in Brazil at the 2014 World Cup next summer. Among these sides are a number of players capable of stealing the show; the draw has ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 9 months ago 8,122 reads 40 comments

  25. Inter Milan Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of Dec 23

    Internazionale’s fortunes changed this week as they recorded a derby victory over fierce rivals AC Milan . A poor-quality contest was settled in the last 10 minutes, as Argentine forward Rodrigo Palacio fired home a Fredy Guarin cross...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 9 months ago 3,145 reads 1 comments