Benjamin Collard: The former Young Boys prospect keen to make an impact in his father’s homeland

Benjamin Collard longs for a return of a more direct style of play. It may not be a popular opinion for someone who has spent the majority of their career playing in Switzerland but maybe it is his English heritage which wants him want to get stuck in more than others. "Yes in these days …

Sandy Walsh: The successful Dutch youth international who has a strong English heritage

It would be hard to meet someone who has more of a unique blend of cultures ingrained into their heritage than Sandy Walsh does. His family background is so diverse that he can play for six different countries internationally. So far, he has played for just one, having represented the Netherlands from under-15 to under-20 …

Stephen Armstrong: The former Watford man who was the first English-born player to be drafted in MLS

The Superdraft is seen as the curtain-raiser for every MLS season. It takes place at the start of every year just as clubs are returning to pre-season action. Earlier this year was the twentieth draft held in the league's history and it is targeted by standout college players as their route to becoming professional. But …

Greece, Egypt, Northern Cyprus & Jordan: The remarkable career of JJ Adjeman-Pamboe

At the age of 31, some players may be thinking it is time for a change. Maybe they will be thinking of trying something new as they head into the final years of their career. That wouldn't be possible for JJ. He's already seen the world playing football. It'd be hard to find something more …

Luc Jeggo: The former Melbourne Victory Youth captain on his adventures in Norway

Luc Jeggo was born in Austria and grew up in Australia but his English parents have provided a route into senior football which for the past three years has seen the midfielder play in Norway. "It's not the most usual combination," says Jeggo. "My parents were both born in England and eventually moved to Austria …

Paul Clowes: The former Man City man set to write history playing for Greenville Triumph

Paul Clowes spent part of 2018 regaining his fitness with a team who play in the 12th tier of English football. But they are no normal grassroots football team. Egerton FC train daily and have had the likes of Nathan Ellington, Emile Heskey and Victor Anichebe take part in sessions in the past. Earlier this …