English in action: 15th November

There were several English players who featured overseas yesterday, taking centre stage with many leagues having a rest week due to the international break. Belgium: Woluwe-Zaventem 0-3 OH Leuven (Belgian Second Division) John Bostock was once one of the most highly rated English players on the scene when he made his debut for Crystal Palace at …

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Exclusive interview with Orlando City’s Luke Boden: Part 1

The biggest difference is that no matter what [level] you play in the US, everybody tries to play football.   In the first of two exclusive articles, English Players Abroad (EPA) interviews Orlando City's Luke Boden. The former Sheffield Wednesday player joined Orlando in 2011, and now after four seasons in the USL Pro league, …

2014/15 season update

As the 2014/15 is now in full-swing, it would seem an appropriate time for an update. There are nearly 200 English footballers playing abroad professionally, or some occasions, semi-professional depending on the professional status of a country's top football league. This figure does not include players playing in Scotland, Ireland, Wales and Northern Ireland.  The …

Welcome to English players abroad!

We all now how many foreigners there are playing football in England, but what is it like the other way round? Well this blog intends to find that out. There will be (hopefully) news, updates and interviews with the few English players playing their football away from their homeland. Follow us on Twitter @EnglishAbroad1.