1. 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 3,954 reads 22 comments

  2. 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 8,132 reads 40 comments

  3. 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 3,149 reads 1 comments

  4. Examining Marouane Fellaini's Impact at Manchester United

    Marouane Fellaini ’s £27.5 million move from Everton to Manchester United was the only tangible result of the Red Devils' unhappy transfer window...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 10 months ago 10,653 reads 37 comments

  5. Club World Cup 2013: Predicting the Semifinals

    Following the play-off and the two quarter-finals, the line-up for the 2013 Club World Cup has now been decided...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 10 months ago 3,399 reads 6 comments

  6. Inter Milan Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Dec. 16

    Another weekend came and went and Internazionale suffered another poor result. Their 4-2 defeat to Napoli could easily have been lost by more goals, particularly if Goran Pandev’s late penalty hadn’t been saved by Samir Handanovic...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 10 months ago 2,792 reads 5 comments

  7. Samuel Eto'o: Examining the Cameroonian's Impact at Chelsea

    Samuel Eto ’o signed for Chelsea on Aug. 29. He joined the West London club on a free transfer from Russian side Anzhi Makhachkala , agreeing on a one-year deal and ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 10 months ago 5,570 reads 12 comments

  8. Players Whose Legacies Are on the Line at 2014 World Cup

    This article profiles players whose legacies will be on the line at the 2014 World Cup. The tournament, which comes around every four years, is football’s grandest stage...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 10 months ago 6,864 reads 35 comments

  9. Inter Milan Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of Dec 9

    Another weekend of Serie A football and another weekend when Internazionale failed to win. Nerazzurri boss Walter Mazzarri, speaking to Gazzetta dello Sport ( via Sky Sports ), ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 10 months ago 2,739 reads 7 comments

  10. World Cup 2014: Africa's Prospects Following the Group Stage Draw

    Africa’s five World Cup representatives approached Friday’s draw with both excitement and trepidation...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 10 months ago 4,877 reads 75 comments

  11. World Cup 2014: Every Country's Fans' Favorite Player

    This article profiles the fans’ favourite player for each of the 32 competing World Cup nations. Having canvassed the opinions and absorbed the comments of a number of national ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 10 months ago 23,222 reads 90 comments

  12. World Cup 2014: 10 Biggest Group Stage Upsets in History

    Tomorrow’s group stage draw will set the scene for six months of speculation and prediction, as well as shaping the concerns and expectations for a whole host of competing nations...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 10 months ago 22,340 reads 14 comments

  13. World Cup 2014: Intriguing Group Stage Scenarios

    The eight World Cup groups will be revealed Friday, Dec. 6. The live draw will be broadcast worldwide as fans in the 32 competing nations learn of their opponents for next summer’s showpiece...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 10 months ago 19,476 reads 17 comments

  14. World Cup 2014 Gossip Roundup: Hodgson Breaks Hearts and Casillas Concerns Hart

    Thirty-two nations may be celebrating World Cup qualification, but all is not well in international football...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 10 months ago 2,479 reads 1 comments

  15. The 7 Greatest Rivalries in Club Football: From Boca to the Bernabeu

    World football is littered with clashes and rivalries that mean something above and beyond the mundane fixtures of the league calendar. Teams share animosity for a myriad of different reasons and to a number of varying degrees...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 10 months ago 40,960 reads 41 comments

  16. 50 Best African Players on the Planet Right Now

    This article profiles the 50 best African players in the world today. Much of the talent in this list was on show at the Cup of Nations, earlier in the year, as well as the recent CAF World Cup Qualifying play-offs...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 10 months ago 7,415 reads 22 comments

  17. Assessing France Squad Ahead of Brazil World Cup

    France’s euphoric victory over Ukraine secured Les Bleus’ spot at the World Cup next summer; however, following some inadequate performances during the qualification programme, there are many questions to resolve before the finals...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 10 months ago 4,483 reads 6 comments

  18. African WC Qualifying: Why Ghana, Burkina Faso Will Be Celebrating 2014 Berths

    Following a high-octane weekend of excellent African action, three of the continent’s sides have already booked their spot at Brazil next summer...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 11 months ago 3,997 reads 5 comments

  19. African World Cup Qualifying Review: Three Teams Advance to Brazil

    Another high-intensity weekend in the world of African football results in three teams advancing to the international top table in Brazil next summer...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 11 months ago 2,331 reads 0 comments

  20. Cameroon vs. Tunisia: 6 Things We Learned

    After a dreary 0-0 draw in the first leg, Cameroon and Tunisia served up an exciting contest in Yaounde. The Indomitable Lions kicked into gear against their lacklustre opponents and ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 11 months ago 1,725 reads 6 comments

  21. Senegal vs. Ivory Coast: 6 Things We Learned

    The Cote d’ Ivoire and Senegal played out a nervy 1-1 draw in Casablanca in the second leg of the African World Cup qualifying play-off...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 11 months ago 2,233 reads 2 comments

  22. Complete African World Cup Weekend Preview

    Places are filling up fast for the World Cup in Brazil next summer. Including hosts Brazil , 21 of the selection of 32 are already known to us...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 11 months ago 1,259 reads 2 comments

  23. What Jordan Must Do to Stop Uruguay in World Cup Play-off

    Jordan and Uruguay will meet in Amman on Wednesday night to contest the first leg of their AFC-CONMEBOL World Cup Qualifying play-off ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 11 months ago 2,565 reads 8 comments

  24. Cote D'Ivoire: The Golden Generation Can Finally Deliver at the World Cup

    At the African Cup of Nations earlier this year, it looked like the Cote d'Ivoire's Golden Generation had finally reached the end ...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 11 months ago 4,601 reads 12 comments

  25. Ranking the Top 20 Players in the Champions League so Far

    With four games gone in the Champions League group stage, the eight pools are beginning to take shape and the various narratives are beginning to unravel...

    Ed Dove Written by Ed Dove about 11 months ago 19,693 reads 178 comments