Ranked among the best strikers of all-time by Ronaldo and Ruud Van Nistelrooy, Luc Nilis' career was cut short at Aston Villa.
To England fans, Rene Higuita is the goalkeeper responsible for the scorpion kick but to Colombians his story is so much more.
Nicklas Bendtner the cut-price Danish Zlatan Ibrahimovic who believes his own hype. Here are some of the crazy things he's said.
There's no other mentor quite like him. Sir Bobby Robson has influenced everyone from Jose Mourinho to Pep Guardiola and Peter Reid.
He played for Ajax, Inter Milan, Arsenal, West Brom and Portsmouth during a lengthy career - but how old is Nwankwo Kanu? No, seriously...
Strap yourself in, Big Sam Allardyce has taken the reigns as England manager and the next two years are going to be bumpy.
BT Sport pundit and former Manchester United bench-warmer Michael Owen found himself at the centre of merciless ridicule on Twitter.
Smooth Swede Sven-Goran Eriksson was once the toast of England. But what happened after his turbulent Three Lions career.
Wayne Rooney offered up the worst explanation for 'liking' porn on Twitter, so loaded decided to step in with some better excuses for future reference.
The Premier League has provided plenty of highly amusing moments on transfer deadline day over the years - here are 20 of them.
Joe Hart has left Manchester City for a season on loan at Torino in Serie A but if he thought things were going to get any easier, he may be mistaken.
Wolverhampton Wanderers have come under the spotlight after the club appeared in a series of controversial emails from the would-be President.
Fans of Dynamo Dresden have been condemned for throwing a pig's head on the pitch against Red Bull Leipzig - but they have their reasons...
The next Lionel Messi? Matching the Barcelona and Argentina star's achievements isn't easy – as these ten pretenders prove.
Anything from West Ham’s old ground – a place once called home by England’s Bobby Moore – was always likely to increase in value.
Former Aston Villa, Ipswich Town and Sheffield Wednesday star Dalian Atkinson netted one of the greatest goals in Premier League history.
Gary Lineker is just days away from hosting Match of the Day in his pants and loaded has some tips for the Leicester City fan ahead of his big day.
Paul Pogba? John Stones? Luke Shaw? The world's most expensive football XI has some big names and a couple that may surprise you.
Mark Clattenburg immortalises his Euro 2016 and Champions League final glory with a pair of tattoos. Remember, Mark, these are for life.
Paul Pogba's anticipated £100 million transfer to Manchester United comes four years after the Premier League club let him go for free.
Football takes on a new leap of crazy with reports claiming that West Ham were going to sell their naming rights to Tesco.
FK Zeljeznicar Sarajevo recently completed a coup by signing Spanish midfielder Javier Hervas, who had been with Sevilla, Cordoba and Brisbane Roar.
Football, it's not as good as the 90s. That might be the sentiment of drunken blokes down the pub, but is it really on the money?
Nigeria’s Super Eagles of 96 went all the way in Atlanta, becoming the first ever African nation to win the Olympics football gold.
Near, far, wherever you are, just know that the Titanic Goals Twitter feed will be delivering guaranteed football comedy gold.
Bring it on lads! Big Sam Allardyce holds court on his first day as England manager... but is it curtains for captain Wayne Rooney?
Kolo Toure has signed for Celtic. We wish he was happy about that but he appears absolutely devastated and a few famous lyrics immediately come to mind.
With Manchester United closing in on the re-signing of Paul Pogba from Juventus, let's spare a thought for his less successful brothers.
The way in which Premier League matches and fixtures in the English football league are officiated could be set for a huge change.
Did you know Steve Bruce has a secret career as an author of terrible-sounding football novels called Striker, Sweeper and Defender?