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The Making of Julian Nagelsmann

The Making of Julian Nagelsmann

Nagelsmann’s incredibly rapid career progression and his success as the youngest permanent coach in German top-division history has been well-documented. What’s far less well-known, however, is just how good a player he had been before a botched knee operation finished his hopes of a playing career at the age of 20 – and that many …

A Brief History of Rio Ferdinand

Rio Ferdinand was one of his generation’s most talented and successful footballers. South London born and raised, he is part of a famous football family; his brother Anton had a decent career and his cousin Les was one of the 1990’s most dangerous strikers. As a youngster, he attracted plenty of attention, with his youth …