Conor O’Keefe: I know I can be successful here in Spain

Conor O'Keefe is reflecting on a year of his life that he will never forget. The 22-year-old student goalkeeper has spent the past year studying and playing in Spain and he has no plans to return home any time soon. "I’ve loved my experience of Spanish football this year," says the Macclesfield-born goalkeeper. "I know …

Brad Grayson: The globe trotting striker who has swapped the pitch for the classroom

You wouldn't usually expect to come across a former English player abroad teaching in a school in Doncaster but for the pupils of De Warenne Academy talking shop with a man who's played in the Philippines is a daily occurrence. "I started teaching in September and I love it" says Brad Grayson, a 25-year-old striker. …

Matthias Fanimo: The former Hammer making a name for himself in Slovenia

A quick Google of Matthias Fanimo's name will reveal several articles exclaiming the winger was once the fastest footballer in the world but there is a lot more to the 24-year-old's game than sheer pace. "I wouldn’t say it has hindered or helped but it’s always nice to be considered as the fastest," says Fanimo …

Keanan Bennetts joins Gladbach’s English Contingent

Keanan Bennetts is the latest Englishman to join Borussia Mönchengladbach after a deal was agreed with Tottenham Hotspur today. Bennetts, a 19-year-old winger, will link up with Mandela Egbo at Gladbach and possibly Reece Oxford who was on loan with German side this season. A reported fee of around £2 million was enough for the 19-year-old …

Elliott Moore: The Toulon Tournament winner bossing it under Nigel Pearson in Belgium

Elliott Moore likes playing football overseas. Last summer the defender was celebrated winning the Toulon Tournament with a youthful England side. This year he is coming to the end of his first season of senior football with Belgian side OH Leuven. It's fair to say the young Leicester defender has learnt a lot from playing …