1. Scouting Report: Could Alireza Jahanbakhsh Be Added to Chelsea Talent Stockpile?

    Could NEC Nijmegen 's Iranian international Alireza Jahanbakhsh —a 20-year-old, 5'11", 172-pound forward —be another prospect Chelsea adds to its talent portfolio ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 25,022 reads 20 comments

  2. Should Manchester United Sign Bargain Basement Bosnian Muhamed Besic?

    Could Ferencvaros' Bosnia and Herzegovina international Muhamed Besic—a 21-year-old, 5'11", 172-pound defensive midfielder —be a cheap summer transfer window target ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 23,370 reads 26 comments

  3. Scouting Report: Could Christian Stuani Be Arsenal's Carlos Vela Alternative?

    Could Espanyol's Uruguayan international Christian Stuani—a 27-year-old, 6'1", 170-pound right attacking midfielder—be Arsenal 's transfer-window alternative to Carlos Vela? Arsenal waived their right to buy back Vela for £3...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 6,397 reads 16 comments

  4. Scouting Report: Could Marco Parolo Be Aaron Ramsey's Backup at Arsenal?

    Could Parma 's Italian international Marco Parolo —a 29-year-old, 6'1", 181-pound central midfielder —be signed by Arsenal as Aaron Ramsey's backup? To cover ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 4,719 reads 3 comments

  5. Scouting Report: Could Sime Vrsaljko Be Arsenal's Priority Defensive Target?

    Could Genoa 's Croatian international Sime Vrsaljko —a 22-year-old, 6'0", 161-pound defender —become one of Arsenal 's main summer transfer window targets? ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 6,222 reads 13 comments

  6. Scouting Report: Will Arsenal Replace Thomas Vermaelen with Joel Matip?

    Could Schalke's Cameroonian international Joel Matip—a 22-year-old, 6'5", 194-pound centre-back/central midfielder —be Arsenal 's Thomas Vermaelen replacement? To address that hypothetical, this article grades Matip vs...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 7,525 reads 9 comments

  7. Scouting Report: Is Yacine Brahimi Liverpool's Adam Lallana Alternative?

    Could Granada 's Algerian international Yacine Brahimi —a 24-year-old, 5'8", 150-pound left-forward —be Liverpool 's alternative to Southampton midfielder Adam ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 4,932 reads 9 comments

  8. Scouting Report: Will Arsenal Replace Thomas Vermaelen with Toby Alderweireld?

    If Thomas Vermaelen plans on running down his contract, could Arsenal replace him with Atletico Madrid 's Belgian international, Toby Alderweireld? To cover that hypothetical, ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 7,259 reads 15 comments

  9. Scouting Report: Should Manchester United Sign Jonathan Mensah?

    Could Evian Thonon Gaillard's Ghanaian international Jonathan Mensah—a 23-year-old, 6'2", 183-pound , defender—become a legitimate summer transfer window target for ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 13,141 reads 29 comments

  10. Scouting Report: Should Chelsea Sell Christian Atsu?

    Should Chelsea sell Ghanaian international Christian Atsu — a 22-year-old, 5'8", 150-pound , forward — to the highest bidder in the summer transfer window? To address that question, this article will grade Atsu's performance vs...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 18,751 reads 50 comments

  11. Scouting Report: Is Admir Mehmedi the Next Bundesliga Top Scorer?

    Can Freiburg's Swiss international Admir Mehmedi—a 23-year-old, 6'0", 168-pound centre-forward—transition into one of the Bundesliga's top scorers? To address that ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 1,317 reads 1 comments

  12. Scouting Report: Should Bryan Ruiz Get Another Premier League Shot?

    With Bryan Ruiz 's club, Fulham , relegated to the Championship, should a Premier League team give the 28-year-old, 6'2", 174-pound Costa Rican international another chance? ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 8,588 reads 22 comments

  13. Scouting Report: Is Max Gradel Liverpool's Adam Lallana Alternative?

    Could Saint-Etienne's Ivory Coast international Max Gradel —a 26-year-old, 5'9", 152-pound winger—be Liverpool 's transfer alternative to signing Southampton midfielder ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 6,780 reads 27 comments

  14. Scouting Report: Is Victor Ibarbo Liverpool's Adam Lallana Alternative?

    Could Cagliari 's Colombian international Victor Ibarbo —a 24-year-old, 6'2", 172-pound forward—be Liverpool 's transfer alternative to signing Southampton midfielder ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 8,567 reads 16 comments

  15. Power Ranking the Week's 20 Hottest Transfer Rumours: Xavi to Al-Arabi?

    Bleacher Report presents a power ranking of the 20 hottest transfer rumours, news and signings. So, how will these 20 transfer rumours be ranked? The rumours will be ranked according to name recognition...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 30,045 reads 37 comments

  16. Scouting Report: Can Claudio Bravo Win the Starting Barcelona Goalkeeping Job?

    Real Sociedad 's Chilean international Claudio Bravo, a 6'1", 185-pound goalkeeper , is a Barcelona summer transfer window target, per AS (via Tom Conn at Inside Spanish Football )...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 16,099 reads 39 comments

  17. Scouting Report: Can Australian Young Gun Adam Taggart Shock Spain?

    Should Australian national team manager Ange Postecoglou give Socceroos young gun Adam Taggart a start against Spain at the 2014 FIFA World Cup? To address that question, here ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 1,260 reads 0 comments

  18. Scouting Report: Is Hong Jeong-Ho Primed for Breakout Bundesliga Season?

    Can Augsburg's South Korean international Hong Jeong -ho, a 24-year-old, 6'1", 163-pound centre-back, make inroads into his Bundesliga career next season? To address ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 1,903 reads 4 comments

  19. Scouting Report: Is Sofiane Feghouli Liverpool's Adam Lallana Alternative?

    Could Valencia's Algerian international Sofiane Feghouli —a 24-year-old, 5'10", 157-pound right attacking midfielder—be Liverpool 's transfer alternative ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 8,912 reads 35 comments

  20. Scouting Report: Is John Brooks the Future of United States Soccer Team?

    Can  Hertha Berlin 's United States international John Brooks, a 21-year-old, 6'4", 170-pound centre-back, transition into an elite defender for the USMNT?  To address that ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 7,566 reads 22 comments

  21. Scouting Report: Is Vincent Enyeama Arsenal's Top Goalkeeper Target?

    Could Lille's Nigerian international Vincent Enyeama , a 31-year-old, 6'0", 192-pound goalkeeper, be a summer transfer window target for  Arsenal ? ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 6,957 reads 6 comments

  22. Scouting Report: Did Hoffenheim Sign a Transfer Bust in Ermin Bicakcic?

    Will Hoffenheim 's Bosnia and Herzegovina international Ermin Bicakcic , a 24-year-old 6'1", 183-pound centre-back, turn into a transfer bust for the club? To address that question, ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 2,027 reads 2 comments

  23. Scouting Report: Is Granit Xhaka Destined for Manchester United?

    Could Borussia Monchengladbach 's Swiss international Granit Xhaka, a 21-year-old 6'1", 181-pound central midfielder, be a summer transfer target for Manchester United ? To ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 27,693 reads 26 comments

  24. Scouting Report: Will Everton Manager Roberto Martinez Sign Cristian Rodriguez?

    Could Atletico Madrid 's Uruguayan international Cristian Rodriguez, a 28-year-old, 5'10", 178-pound left winger, be a summer transfer window target for Everton manager Roberto ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 7 months ago 6,998 reads 3 comments

  25. Scouting Report: Is Sokratis the Answer to Barcelona's Defensive Troubles?

    Could Borussia Dortmund 's Greek international Sokratis Papastathopoulos, a 26-year-old, 6'1", 187-pound centre-back, be a summer transfer window target for Barcelona? To ...

    Allan Jiang Written by Allan Jiang about 8 months ago 17,963 reads 25 comments