Celtic FC legend Shunsuke Nakamura is hoping to break the Japanese record for the oldest outfield player, or at least one of the oldest.

Only a few footballers play in the later thirties or early forties, as the years of training and family pressure gets to them – particularly English football or other elite football leagues in the world.

Brad Friedel Does Not Expect Liverpool To Sign New Goalkeepers This January

Former Tottenham goalkeeper Brad Friedel has seen players of position struggled to perform well at Liverpool under several managers.

Jurgen Klopp brought in Loris Karius as an option in the summer. After having managed to replace Belgian Simon Mignolet for much of the first half of the campaign, the German has lost his place in the Liverpool first-team. Both goalkeepers, though, have failed to provide confidence, as they have committed grave mistakes in the past. Even then, Friedel does not expect Klopp to step into the transfer market in January and strengthen the goalkeeper position.

Comparing the Premier League among Europe’s Big 5 Leagues

Many consider the English Premier League to be the most exciting football league in the world. When it comes to television viewers it is certainly the most popular and when it comes to revenue it’s in a league of its own.

The Premier League continues to be rich and popular but they have not fared so well in the UEFA Champions over the past three seasons with the Spanish La Liga winning each and providing five of the six finalists in the process. Barcelona and Real Madrid have even combined to win nine of the last 19 finals.

Brad Friedel reckons Bob Bradley would make Swansea play different Game

Brad Friedel reckons Bob Bradley would make Swansea play different kind of Football than some of the team’s previous coaches have.

Friedel opines that all the Swansea coaches in general have been the ones who have not been that bold and have been interested in only holding the opposition with some good looking ‘passing play’.

Will Brad Friedel have a new role besides being a club ambassador?

Brad Friedel retired from playing competitive football on May of 2015 which was when the 2015-16 season of the Premier League reached it’s end.

Ever since hanging up his gloves, the American shot-stopper has embarked on a new journey as a club ambassador for Tottenham Hotspur.


Togolese striker Emmanuel Adebayor might be on his way to join English Premier League side Sunderland based on current happenings at the club.

Sunderland were handed Adebayor but the club refused to sign him even on a free transfer. Reports making the rounds say Adebayor might make the move to Sunderland after the player’s move to French giant Lyon broke down. Despite lacking top striking options, Sunderland are reportedly not keen on adding Adebayor, but they might be forced to with the events at the club.


Jurgen Klinsmann reckons national anthem can’t be imposed on anyone and if a guy, who is representing the Yanks, but, is not born and brought up in the United States, does not want to mouth it, he will not pressurize him for it.

As per Klinsmann, there are some countries where if a national Footballer does not mouth the anthem, it becomes big news and makes the headlines of the newspapers the next morning. People see it as a sign of lack of commitment.

Oliver Bierhoff comments on his teammate Jurgen Klinsmann

Former Germany star Oliver Bierhoff believes that his international teammate Jurgen Klinsmann is thought to be one of the contenders to replace Roy Hodgson.

Jurgen Klinsmann on deficiency of Legends from America in Football

Jurgen Klinsmann says the reason why there’s been no Footballing legend coming out of America is that the Footballers in the country are not hungry enough to look to make it to the higher level even if they have the talent to do so.

They develop the sense of contentment pretty early in their careers which stops their further development.


United States Under 19 team coach, Brad Friedel went scouting for new talents when he attended the playoffs for the Under 16s and Under18s at an event organized by the US soccer Development Academy at FC Dallas facility.

One hundred and ninety six teams participated in the event with more than 3,600 players in competition in the 17 fields available.


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