1. Ranking the Week's 25 Hottest Transfer Rumours: Gareth Bale to Manchester United

    Instead of scouring the Internet for the latest football transfer gossip, Bleacher Report makes your life easier by providing you with a weekly power ranking of the 25 hottest transfer rumours in one slideshow...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 108,557 reads 7 comments

  2. Freddy Adu: Retracing Early Steps of United States' False Hero

    The news-cycle narrative of Freddy Adu is true to form for the false hero of United States soccer: absent, disappointing and unfulfilled. Adu-mania shaped his career on the path to much Adu about nothing ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 9,769 reads 4 comments

  3. Stock Up, Stock Down on the World's Top 30 Footballers in 2014

    Here is a stock up, stock down assessment of the world's top 30 footballers in 2014. What does stock up, stock down mean? It is a subjective view of how the footballer is trending...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 30,373 reads 152 comments

  4. Jurgen Klopp: Borussia Dortmund Manager a Victim of Circumstance

    After stating his belief that  karma  would catch up with Bayern Munich, Jurgen Klopp 's Borussia Dortmund are presumably hoping for good karma in 2015 after entering the winter break with 15 points from 17 Bundesliga games...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 7,192 reads 37 comments

  5. Roy Keane: Ex-Manchester United Great a Toothless Tiger

    Once Manchester United's rugged, obsessive and inspirational midfield leader, Roy Keane continues to inadvertently self-sabotage his aspirations to transition from an all-time great footballer to potentially a successful top-flight manager...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 10,637 reads 13 comments

  6. Ranking the Week's 25 Hottest Transfer Rumours: Ivan Rakitic Leaving Barcelona?

    Instead of scouring the internet for the latest football transfer gossip, Bleacher Report makes your life easier by providing you a weekly power ranking of the 25 hottest transfer rumours in one slideshow...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 23,872 reads 20 comments

  7. Martin Odegaard: What's All the Fuss About Arsenal and Bayern Munich Target?

    Stromsgodset's Norwegian footballing prodigy, Martin Odegaard (16), continues his much-publicised tour of Europe's major clubs...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 45,720 reads 91 comments

  8. Ranking the 30 Best January Transfers of the Premier League Era

    Here are the 30 best January transfers of the English Premier League era (1992-93 to present). The 30 transfers on this list will be subjectively ranked via a combination of: Impact on the field...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 16,125 reads 50 comments

  9. Henrikh Mkhitaryan: Borussia Dortmund's Biggest Disappointment

    Henrikh Mkhitaryan 's season for Borussia Dortmund has gone from bad to worse. "[ Mkhitaryan ] felt a tweak [in his thigh]," Borussia Dortmund manager Jurgen Klopp said, per BVB ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 7,870 reads 35 comments

  10. Carlos Eduardo: 5-Goal Game a One-Hit Wonder for Porto's Nice Loanee?

    After being Pele for a day scoring by five goals in Nice's 7-2 win over Guingamp , Brazilian central attacking midfielder Carlos Eduardo, 25, has not found the back of the net in five Ligue 1 games ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 2,158 reads 2 comments

  11. Ranking the Week's 25 Hottest Transfer Rumours

    Instead of scouring the internet for the latest football transfer gossip, Bleacher Report makes your life easier by providing you a weekly power ranking of the 25 hottest transfer rumours in one slideshow...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 28,338 reads 11 comments

  12. Antonio Sanabria: Should Roma Wonderkid Regret Leaving Barcelona?

    When Antonio Sanabria turned his back on Barcelona for Roma, he may have dreamed of playing at the Stadio Olimpico in the UEFA Champions League against Manchester City ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 9,150 reads 12 comments

  13. 30 Youngsters Who Should Be Loaned out in January Transfer Window

    Here are 30 footballers 23 years or younger playing at European clubs, who should be loaned out in the January transfer window...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 22,841 reads 17 comments

  14. Landon Donovan: Revisiting MLS Legend's Bundesliga Failure

    Walking out on the Bundesliga is probably the last thing on Landon Donovan 's mind after retiring as a champion following Los Angeles Galaxy 's 2-1 win over the New England Revolution in Major League Soccer's cup final...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 8,322 reads 29 comments

  15. Marco Asensio: Real Madrid Buck Trend in Closing Mallorca Transfer Deals

    Real Madrid announcing the signing of Spanish prodigy Marco Asensio bucks Los Blancos' trend of failing to complete transfer deals for Mallorca footballers in the past, a la Samuel Eto'o, Lauren and Diego Tristan...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 8,375 reads 12 comments

  16. Ranking the Week's 25 Hottest Transfer Rumours

    Instead of scouring the internet for the latest football transfer gossip, Bleacher Report makes your life easier by providing you a weekly power ranking of the 25 hottest transfer rumours in one slideshow...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 142,906 reads 25 comments

  17. Simon Mignolet: Mirroring Sander Westerveld's Liverpool Demise

    Bereft of self-confidence and permeating indecisiveness, the plight of Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet continues after a luckless own goal in a 3-1 win against Leicester City ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 8,180 reads 27 comments

  18. Top 30 Players Outside of the Premier League Who Could Transfer in January

    Here are the top 30 footballers outside of the English Premier League who, hypothetically speaking, could be a January transfer window target...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 9,788 reads 13 comments

  19. Thierry Henry: How Did Juventus Get It so Wrong?

    Before Thierry Henry transcended football to become an icon, he was one-and-done at Juventus . What provoked Juventus management to grossly miscalculate Henry's upside? Fifteen ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 1 month ago 22,469 reads 29 comments

  20. Mitchell Langerak: Will Borussia Dortmund Backup Ever Become No. 1?

    Mitchell Langerak is in his fifth season at Borussia Dortmund , but his path to the No. 1 spot at goalkeeper continues to be impeded by seasoned veteran Roman Weidenfeller. The last two days are a reminder of Langerak being at a career crossroads.

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 2 months ago 8,178 reads 14 comments

  21. Lukas Podolski: A Square Peg in a Round Hole at Arsenal and Bayern Munich

    A benchwarmer at Arsenal , it is deja vu for Lukas Podolski , as he was also a misfit at Bayern Munich. His passive-aggressive behaviour is why he has become a square peg in a round hole at his second major European club...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 2 months ago 11,564 reads 12 comments

  22. Ranking the Week's 25 Hottest Transfer Rumours: Mario Balotelli Leaving?

    Instead of scouring the internet for the latest football transfer gossip, Bleacher Report makes your life easier by providing you a weekly power ranking of the 25 hottest transfer rumours in one slideshow...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 2 months ago 33,281 reads 38 comments

  23. 30 Lower-League Players Top-Flight Teams Should Target in January

    Here are 30 footballers from the lower leagues who should be January transfer window targets for top-flight European teams...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 2 months ago 6,876 reads 8 comments

  24. Marvin Bakalorz: The Ex-Borussia Dortmund Hopeful Who Injured Marco Reus

    Paderborn central midfielder Marvin Bakalorz, a former Borussia Dortmund hopeful, certainly wishes he could take back his brutal tackle on Marco Reus , which caused a lateral ankle ligament rupture ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 2 months ago 4,331 reads 25 comments

  25. Mitchell Weiser: Bayern Munich Ostracising Forgotten Prodigy

    Mitchell Weiser is blessed with speed, he can play two positions and possesses high upside and was one of the most highly rated players of his age group when he joined Bayern Munich...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 2 months ago 6,017 reads 5 comments