German side St. Pauli celebrates its 100th anniversary this year and is releasing a special commerative shirt to mark the occassion.
Archive for July, 2010
As Joe Hart returns to Manchester City to battle for the club’s number one shirt, Ben Trasler looks at the plight of the often forgotten sub keeper.
Joe Cole’s transfer to Liverpool today created much debate around the internet, and Alex Stamp explains why this is a golden opportunity for the Londoner’s flagging career.
BackPageFootball takes a trip down memory lane to remember the greatest tall tale ever told in the Premier League.
In his first article for Back Page Football, our new Argentinian football expert Dan Colasimone takes a look at Argentina’s “pac-man” position.
Eliot Rothwell explores mundane pre-seasons, financial irregularities and the hypocrisy of Barcelona.
The MLS has pulled off one of its greatest recruitments to date with Thierry Henry set to bring his Va Va Voom to the Big Apple.
The debate over Spain’s ‘tika-taka’ philosophy has raged in the aftermath of the World Cup Final and Neil O’Hara poses the question – is it football at its best or just plain boring?
Tim Hill takes a final glance over this summer’s World Cup and outlines some of the more intruiging tactical formations that were on show in South Africa.
For Zlatan Ibrahimovic a year must seem a heck of a long time. Less than twelve months ago, the Swede was being unveiled as the newest star at the Camp Nou, such was his talent that Joan Laporta and Pep Guardiola were prepared to let stalwart Samuel Eto’o depart in the opposite direction. Fast forward [...]