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The young Cityzen

Manchester City have been England's premier team in recent years. They have won four of the last five Premier League titles. Pep Guardiola has...

Jesus, take the wheel!

The demand for fullbacks has changed in football over the years. Gone are days...

Magician Guler

Turkish football is creating a few talented youngsters in recent years and Barcelona know it better than anyone else after they snapped up the signing of Yusuf Demir in 2021. One of the other names that is getting a lot of praise is Arda Guler. The 17-year-old midfielder is making himself a name in Turkey where he has started playing regularly for Fenerbahce.

South America to South Coast

Whenever a young teen moves to England from South America, there is a lot...

A GUSTO of wind

It has been a season of disaster for Olympique Lyonnais. The French side finished...

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The Devyne defender⚡

Ajax have not been shy to use players from their famed youth academy. Jurrien Timber, Ryan Gravenberch, and Noussair Mazraoui have been some of the foremost names on the team sheet. The next big name is Devyne Rensch.

Made in England

When talking about grassroots successes in football, you don’t have to look far to find motivating stories.  In fact, when we take a close look, more than 85% of the English Euros team started out...

Taylor-made for stardom🚀

It is no secret that Ajax have one of the most famed youth academies in world football. Ever since the days of Johan Cruyff, the Dutch giants have put immense focus on development. Two...

Va va Vandevoordt⚡

The goalkeeper signed by RB Leipzig for 2024. Seems strange? That is because Maarten Vandevoordt is not your average goalkeeper. The Belgian goalkeeping prodigy has been heralded as the next Thibaut Courtois. However, Vandevoordt looks set to achieve those heights and more.

The flying Scotsman

What does it feel like to be the teenager with most minutes played in Europe? Just ask Aaron Hickey, the rising star for Bologna and Scotland who is a left-back, of course.

The Prince of MLS!

Major League Soccer (MLS) has been making some serious strides of late. The league, often derided for being a retirement home, is producing some excellent players. Ricardo Pepi joined Augsburg in January for a...

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Tackle, Intercept, Block, Repeat

There are perhaps few better combinations than Serie A and defenders. The Italian league has always been the gold standard in the...

Derby is David’s

Nine months, three failed takeover bids, going into administration, a 21-point deduction and a relegation to League 1, Wayne Rooney left. After...

Remeber the name – Roony

"If you're good enough, you're old enough" - The famous line once said by none other than the legendary Sir Alex Ferguson...

Ctrl-Alt-De Ligt

"It's impossible to keep players when they want to leave the club-but all three parties in the negotiations have to be satisfied"....