When we think of some of the greatest football players of all time, we tend to focus on those players that are from Europe or from Central or South America. But there are a multitude of incredibly talented African players that have taken the football world by storm and proven that Africans are just as […]
Although world-class football players emerge from every corner and continent of the world Europe continues to produce many of the top performers in this game. But, where the current crop of European football heroes slot into the long and decorated history of footballing icons from the continent is quite another question entirely.
Matt Le Tissier is without a doubt a Southampton icon. This football legend graced the game with his awesome talent for almost 20 years. But like so many famous players today, his history has a bit of a dark side. Matt was directly involved in a spread betting incident during his career. This scandal was […]
There are a whole host of football youngsters just waiting for their chance. They have impressed at youth level and are starting to find themselves on the fringes of senior football. The following is a list of the rising stars of international football. These aspiring players are at the top young football talent which could […]
The Colombian professional football player, Radamel Falcao García Zárate, was born on 10 February 1986. Falcao plays as a forward for La Liga club Rayo Vallecano and frequently captains the Colombia national football team. He is nicknamed “El Tigre” which is Spanish for ‘The Tiger’ Falcao is often regarded as one of the top quality […]
Edson Arantes do Nascimento was born on 23 October 1940. He is known as Pelé and is a Brazilian former professional footballer. Pelé played as a forward. He is seen as one of the best players of all time and is labelled ‘the greatest’ by FIFA and was amongst the most successful and popular sports […]
Not just anyone can walk out to the middle of an official FIFA event and hope to score some goals and win the match. The players that participate in these events are some of the most highly skilled and well-trained people in the world, and takes years of dedication and hard to work to achieve […]
Women’s Association Football, which is often known as women’s football, is the team sport of association football when it is played by women’s teams only. This sport is played at the professional level in a number of different countries throughout the world.
There are a lot of perks to becoming a professional football player. From the glory associated with being a part of some of the world’s biggest clubs, to the adoration of potentially millions of fans, it’s a great career to pursue for those that have a desire to be famous.