2014 Review: #5 Thomas Beattie

  2014 saw Thomas Beattie help Warriors FC to their first S. League title since 2009. In just his second season in Singapore, the Goole-born midfielder lifted silverware, helping to end Tampines Rovers' three-year domination. Beattie started his career at English side Hull City before moving to the US in 2005 to take up the …

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2014 Review: #6 Billy Ions

2014 saw Billy Ions guide PS Kemi Kings to promotion from Finland's third tier into the country's second tier. In his second season in Finland, Ions missed just one league game all year as he finished with an impressive thirteen goals. Born in Ashington, Northumberland, he emigrated with his family to Spain as youngster and …

2014: A Year in Review

2014 was an impressive year for several Englishmen abroad. Two more England internationals moved overseas but there were several other lesser known names who made a big impression. Over the next week, I will be reviewing the last year, focussing on the ten top expatriates who made 2014 their own.    

English in action: 11th December

There were two Englishmen involved in the final round of group stage matches in the UEFA Europa League. Greece: Panathinaikos 1-1 Estoril (UEFA Europa League) Both of these teams were already eliminated from the competition before this match but Panathinkaikos were out for revenge after losing 2-0 earlier in the competition to Estroil. English goalkeeper Luke Steele started between …