Ciaran Kelly takes a close look at a player who will be key to Chelsea’s future.
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With André Villas-Boas rumoured to be on the verge of taking over at Chelsea, Ciaran Kelly looks at whether the young manager can establish his own identity or will forever be labelled the ‘New Mourinho’.
After another trophyless season at the Emirates, this summer and the 2011/12 campaign will define Arsene Wenger’s tenure at the club writes Ciaran Kelly.
Following Chelsea’s poor showing at Old Trafford on Sunday, Thomas Gaunt looks at the future for what is an aging squad.
Yesterday we kick started the opening article of the Top 50 Players in the World feature. Today, we introduce you to those who were voted into 40th down to 31st place.
With an astonishing 89 days before South Africa and Mexico kick-off the 19th World Cup in Johannesburg on June 11th, BPF hand pick fifty players everyone will have to keep an eye out for in a four-part series. From some of the world’s top players, to some emerging talent, to some national favourites, these fifty […]
In his first article for BackPageFootball, Jamie Smith discusses England’s full back options as they go into their friendly against Brazil without Glen Johnson and Ashley Cole. You would think that having led England to their simplest qualification for a major tournament in decades that Fabio Capello would be having a nice sit down and […]
Chelsea have been rocked by an injury to England international Ashley Cole which might keep him out for a few weeks. Cole has been diagnosed with a depressed fracture of the tibia after aggravating the problem prior to Sunday’s 1-0 win against Man United at Stamford Bridge. Cole has already missed three games after initially […]