7 – Carlos Tevez They say that hard time create tough men. Well, truer words have never been spoken. Argentine forward Carlos Tevez was born in Fuerte Apache, a neighborhood near Buenos Aires. The area was infamous for its high crime rate, violence and drugs. Tevez had a difficult childhood, but he never gave up ..
7 – Alex Iwobi and Jay-Jay Okocha, nephew and uncle Former Bolton Wanderers winger Jay-Jay Okocha is considered by many to be one of the best Nigerian players of his generation, and one of the finest African players of all time. Okocha was renowned for his confidence with the ball, creativity, technique, dribbling skills and ..
10 – Jack Rodwell, Sunderland At the age of 7, Jack Rodwell joined Everton’s academy. He made his professional debut in 2007, aged 16. He was touted as one of the most promising English players. Rodwell spent five years at Goodison Park, and in 2012 completed his move to Manchester City. He was living the ..
10 – Ched Evans, rape Former Sheffield United striker Ched Evans saw his reputation tarnished after being charged with raping a 19-year-old girl, who was deemed drunk to consent. Evan was sentenced to five years in prison, but he was eligible for release if he served half of the sentence. The Welsh striker was eventually ..
10 – Paul Pogba, Manchester United French midfielder Paul Pogba returned to Manchester United during the summer transfer window. The Red Devils had to pay an eye-watering £89.3 million to snatch him up from Juventus. The 23-years-old has been under criticism for not living up to the expectations, but he doesn’t seem bothered at all. ..
10 – Koke, €60 million Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke starts the countdown. The 24-year-old is widely regarded as one of the finest players in his position. Koke has been integral to Diego Simeone’s team over the past few years, becoming a loved figure at the Vincente Calderon. He has been previously linked with a move ..
10 – Stefan Schwarz, Sunderland Football is certainly a beautiful game, but just like any other sport, it has its odd side. Stefan Schwarz is a former Swedish midfielderwho played for sever clubs during his 15-year career, the likes of Malmo, Bayer Leverkusen, Benfica, Arsenal, Fiorentina, Valencia, and Sunderland. Schwarz joined the Black Cats in ..
10 – CSKA Moscow A club’s badge is not just a combination of colors, symbols and mottos: it is pivotal to brand awareness and growth. With that being said, they pay close attention to every detail. CSKA Moscow are one of the most successful Russian clubs, so having a well-designed badge is a must. Let’s ..
11 – Dele Alli, Steven Gerrard Dele Alli may be often referred to as a Tottenham Hostpur player, but he supported a Liverpool legend as a young boy. The 20-year-old is making a name for himself in the English football, lighting up the Premier League. Dele Alli is a massive fan of Steven Gerrard, or ..
10 – Besiktas Besiktas is another club that will have to contend with roster restrictions. The Turkish club will see its roster trimmed to 22 players for the coming season and 23 players for the 2016/17 season. Such restrictions will be lifted from season 2017/18 if the club fulfills the operational and financial measures agreed with ..