May 29th 2021 a surreal scene is unfolding at the Miami Freedom Park Stadium. The Inter Miami players trudge over to applaud the home support, Stoke legend Ryan Shawcross and … Continue Reading What On Earth is Going on at Inter Miami?
Iván Militár, writer and coach, formerly of Barcelona’s international academy, explains the concept of wave attacks in this piece for FTF. There is a phenomenon that can be observed mostly … Continue Reading The idea of wave attacks connecting with complexity
The 2021 African Cup of Nations has finally been greenlit after persevering through a civil war, multiple threats of postponement & an intensive media campaign from the European press. Despite … Continue Reading FTF’s African Insider’s comprehensive guide to AFCON 2021
Felix Afena Gyan has burst to prominence following his brace against Genoa in Serie A. FTF charts his spectacular rise with his agent, Oliver Arthur. Growing up in Sunyani, football … Continue Reading The inside story of Felix Afena Gyan – The wonderkid catching Jose Mourinho’s eye at AS Roma
The Saudi Arabian takeover of Newcastle has sparked rumours unprecedented transfer rumours, ranging from the impossible to the absurd. Here are five realistic young talent acquisitions that could transform the Magpies next season and beyond.
Matthew Hoppe is just 20 years old, but he has already played in two of Europe’s toughest leagues. FTF spoke to the USMNT forward’s former coach. As Schalke rolled into … Continue Reading The inside story of: Matthew Hoppe – The USMNT star made in Barcelona
Kamaldeen Sulemana has caught the eye in his brief time at Rennes so far. FTF spoke to the scout that spotted him in Ghana about his origins and potential. Kamaldeen … Continue Reading The inside story of: Kamaldeen Sulemana and Right to Dream
German football writer Adam Khan profiles the most exciting u23 talent at each Bundesliga club this season, beginning with last season’s top nine clubs.
Lazio and Maurizio Sarri. Both have suffered bruising departures in recent years. yet together they can blossom, and elevate the other to new heights.
Greenland is over nine times the size of the United Kingdom. The world’s largest island sits just North of Scandinavia and technically belongs to Denmark. Despite its gargantuan appearance, Greenland … Continue Reading Rising Nations: The World’s Largest Island Dreaming of Becoming Official
Hannibal Mejbri has been catching the eye at academy level for Manchester United. FTF spoke to his former coach, Reda Bekhti about his rise. The big clubs had come knocking … Continue Reading How Hannibal Mejbri can become “a future Scholes” at Manchester United
When UEFA announced the formation of the Europa Conference League in December 2018 it presented the smaller nations an opportunity. Footballing minnows like Armenia, Estonia and Kazakhstan all stood a … Continue Reading Lincoln Red Imps: Making history in the Europa Conference League
At 18 years of age Karim Adeyemi is catching the eye at Salzburg. His journey to the Austrian giants hasn’t always been easy. This is his inside story. Karim Adeyemi … Continue Reading The inside story of Karim Adeyemi: The teenager wanted by Klopp and Liverpool
In the endless cycle that is Ajax’s talent line, Mohamed Daramy could be the next to explode in red and white.
The build up to the 2020/21 season saw an influx of world class stars arrive in the WSL. Countless members of the United States world cup winning side jumped across … Continue Reading Scouting by the numbers – 5 smartest WSL signings this summer
Once upon a time, Mohamed Salah was just a teenager playing in Al Mokawloon… until Ivica Todorov came along and the rest is history… Ivica Todorov still remembers the first … Continue Reading How one coach gave Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah his lucky break in Egypt