Sam Malsom: The globetrotting winger with an eye for a goal

It is with great pleasure that I can bring you a Q&A with Sam Malsom. Despite being only 31, Sam has played in various countries across the world since first tasting life as an English player abroad more than ten years ago. Born in Devon, Malsom played for local sides Torquay United and Plymouth Argyle …

Mark Hartmann: From non-league footballer to Asian superstar

Mark Hartmann has played in Asia's equivalent of the Europa League, played for some of the biggest clubs in Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand and has over 20 caps for the Philippines national team - yet he began his senior football career in the ninth-tier of English football. The 27-year-old forward has come a long way …

Mo Kamara: From Armenia, to Sweden and now Cyprus, the former Southend United man wants to inspire fellow players not to give up on their dreams

I'm always delighted to see another Englishman be given the chance to play abroad so it's very pleasing to see former Southend United youngster Mo Kamara has joined Cypriot fourth-tier side Finikas Ayias Marinas Chrysochous. Mo came to my attention earlier this year and he now has the chance to continue his adventure abroad after …

The inspiring story of El Paso Locomotive goalkeeper Jermaine Fordah – Never give up

Jermaine 'Jay' Fordah is someone you just can't help but like. The 26-year-old goalkeeper has been working hard his whole life trying to get his break and that finally came earlier this year when he was offered his first professional deal by USL side El Paso Locomotive. The video of Fordah being told that he …

Josh Signey: The former Manchester United academy star in Iceland

It's not hard to see one of reasons which tempts players to sign for IF Vestri in Iceland. The stunning surroundings of the club's Olísvöllurinn stadium are absolutely breathtaking and unlike any other ground in the world. Based in the town of Ísafjörður in the northwest of the country, the pitch is set to an …

Q&A with Dawid Rogalski: From Maidenhead United to playing in front of 15,000 fans in Poland

It's been quite a season for David Rogalski (also known as Dawid Rogalski). Having made the move to Poland in the summer of 2017 to join second-tier side GKS Tychy, the young forward spent this season out on loan to Gryf Wejherowo in the third-tier where he had quite the impact. On a personal level, …

Michael Weir: The Jersey-born defender who went it alone in Portugal and Cyprus

Michael Weir still remembers how he felt when he first embarked on playing football abroad. "I was a bit anxious seeing that I was moving to a country which I did not know the language or the culture," says the defender. "However I was more focused than anything as at that point I was willing …