1. Former Arsenal Young Gun Havard Nordtveit's 2nd Chance at Gladbach

    Once a promising Arsenal up-and-comer, Havard Nordtveit is still seeking recognition at Bundesliga club Borussia Monchengladbach , and will be afforded a second chance...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 5,005 reads 0 comments

  2. Top 25 Most Exciting Transfer Prospects Ahead of January 2015 Window

    Here are the 25 most exciting transfer prospects ahead of the January 2015 window. Criteria Prospect is 21 years old or younger and plays for a European club...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 16,483 reads 15 comments

  3. Can Yann Sommer Eclipse Marc-Andre Ter Stegen's Gladbach Legacy?

    Tasked with the difficult job of replacing Marc-Andre ter Stegen , Yann Sommer 's recent form for Borussia Monchengladbach indicates he has no plans on being a passable goalkeeper—he is striving to be elite...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 2,553 reads 2 comments

  4. How Chelsea Inadvertently Dodged Gokhan Tore Ordeal Thanks to Frank Arnesen

    With the unintentional help of Chelsea 's former sporting director Frank Arnesen, the Blues profited from academy player Gokhan Tore before he became entangled in controversy...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 8,855 reads 5 comments

  5. Why Italians Should Seek Solace in Bayer Leverkusen's Giulio Donati

    Rather than cussing a 10-letter word beginning with "v" after a face-shaming UEFA Champions League Matchday for Italian football, a consolation for Italians is compatriot Giulio Donati ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 2,522 reads 9 comments

  6. Ranking the 25 Hottest Transfer Rumours Week of October 20

    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 6 months ago 26,439 reads 26 comments

  7. Should Schalke Manager Roberto Di Matteo Bench Kevin-Prince Boateng?

    Kevin-Prince Boateng has no defined position at Schalke, and he is floundering through games, so should he be dropped by manager Roberto Di Matteo? Boateng was listless in Schalke's 4-3 win over Sporting Lisbon in the UEFA Champions League...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 2,534 reads 6 comments

  8. Did Arsenal Accurately Project Goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez's Potential?

    Arsenal third-choice goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez is expected to make his UEFA Champions League debut against Anderlecht, so will he vindicate manager Arsene Wenger's trust? Arsenal No...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 6,033 reads 8 comments

  9. 25 Most Disappointing Young Guns Failing to Live Up to the Hype

    Not every young gun develops into a world-class player like Paul Pogba , so here are the 25 most disappointing prospects in world football, who are failing to live up to the hype...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 15,814 reads 20 comments

  10. Does Adel Taarabt Deserve Being Humiliated by Harry Redknapp?

    Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp publicly shaming Adel Taarabt did not just burn the bridge of their trust, it obliterated it...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 5,400 reads 16 comments

  11. How William Gallas Weirdly Ended His Career at Perth Glory

    William Gallas , one of the greatest defenders of his generation, has called time on his career. Unless you live in Australia or chair the Gallas fan club, you probably have an abstract view of his last hurrah...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 6,149 reads 3 comments

  12. Is Italian-Argentine Prodigy Jose Mauri a Goldmine for Parma?

    As the footballing world reflects back on Lionel Messi making his La Liga debut for Barcelona 10 years ago , Jose Mauri is in the infancy of his professional career...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 2,117 reads 1 comments

  13. 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 with a weekly ranking of the 25 hottest transfer rumours in one slideshow...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 37,021 reads 48 comments

  14. Former Liverpool Prospect Martin Hansen Now ADO Den Haag's Hero

    Former Liverpool goalkeeper Martin Hansen is rebuilding his career at Eredivisie club ADO Den Haag and showcasing how great he is...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 5,663 reads 0 comments

  15. Will Manchester United Transfer Bust Bebe Fail at Benfica?

    Reduced to being a punchline, former Manchester United transfer bust Bebe 's bid to make a Diego Forlan-like comeback has stalled at new club Benfica...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 11,847 reads 9 comments

  16. 25 Smartest Loan Deals from the 2014 Summer Transfer Window

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's 25 smartest loan deals of the 2014 summer transfer window. The loan transfers will be subjectively ranked via three points: How shrewd the loan deal is...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 16,349 reads 28 comments

  17. Can Bayer Leverkusen's Arkadiusz Milik Reach Robert Lewandowski's Level?

    Despite scoring a goal in Poland's 2-0 Euro 2016 qualifier win over Germany, it is up in the air if Bayer Leverkusen are willing to give Arkadiusz Milik another chance...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 2,401 reads 3 comments

  18. Could Udinese Star Allan Marques Loureiro Abandon Brazil for Italy?

    Udinese 's elite central midfielder Allan Marques Loureiro has been denied a chance to play for the Brazilian national team for the umpteenth time...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 4,578 reads 23 comments

  19. Chelsea's Koln Loanee Tomas Kalas Falling by the Wayside

    Chelsea defender Tomas Kalas ' unplanned inactivity on loan at Koln should be a talking point among Blues staff during the international break when they evaluate the progress of their 26 loanees ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 15,277 reads 23 comments

  20. 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 with a weekly power ranking of the 25 hottest transfer rumours in one slideshow...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 35,974 reads 29 comments

  21. Lucas Barrios' Career Crashing and Burning Post-Borussia Dortmund

    Spiralling downwards into insignificance, Lucas Barrios' career has never been the same since forfeiting his starting position at Borussia Dortmund to Robert Lewandowski...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 6 months ago 5,379 reads 3 comments

  22. Lukas Podolski's Understudy Mark Uth Is Taking Eredivisie by Storm

    Once Lukas Podolski's understudy at Koln, Mark Uth is now an early contender to become Heerenveen's third Eredivisie top scorer in the past four seasons...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 2,785 reads 0 comments

  23. Top 25 Transfers from 2014 Summer Window Aged 21 Years and Under

    Welcome to Bleacher Report's top 25 permanent transfers from the 2014 summer window of footballers aged 21 years or younger. Key word being permanent, so loans will not be included...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 8,754 reads 23 comments

  24. Why Jens Lehmann's Successor Sven Ulreich Is Falling Short at Stuttgart

    Since succeeding Jens Lehmann, one of Germany's most decorated goalkeepers in the modern era, Sven Ulreich's position at Stuttgart is now untenable...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 1,294 reads 6 comments

  25. How Barcelona Turned Jonatan Soriano into a Scoring Machine

    What links Jonatan Soriano to Lionel Messi , Luis Suarez and Neymar ? All four have a Barcelona connection and are projected to make the European Golden Shoe standings by season's end...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 8,094 reads 5 comments