The Author

Usman Ahmad
Usman Ahmad

A British freelance-writer based in Pakistan, Usman is a life-long Spurs fan interested in bringing the football of the sub-continent to the attention of a wider audience. He also writes on European football and can be contacted at


BPF End of Season Awards 2012

by Usman Ahmad

With the Euros almost at hand, Back Page Football has a small window of opportunity to reminisce over the season that was 2011-12. So for the second year running, here are our end of season awards. Words by Usman Ahmad.


The Final Countdown

by Usman Ahmad

Usman Ahmad looks into his crystal ball to see how the last weeks of the Premier League season will pan out.


The BPFs – End of Season Awards

by Usman Ahmad

Football’s most prestigious award ceremony is finally here – the BPFs. Who have been this year’s winners and losers? Well don your tux as we reveal all.


Europe’s Big Three

by Usman Ahmad

Usman Ahmad looks at what he believes to be the three outstanding big guns of European football.


The View From Pakistan

by Usman Ahmad

BPF welcomes Usman Ahmad who gives us a great insight into the growth of the game in Pakistan.