Once compared to Lionel Messi, Marko Marin’s career has taken several tumultous turns and he has now settled in Belgrade, where he is a revered figure. This is his story.
Part nine is a mix that has it all to prove once again: either at new clubs, after a long lay-off or a return to form.
Part seven features players that are looking to nail down a spot and make their mark in the upcoming season.
Part two features a mix of players looking to get back to form and some names looking to extend their good work
Part one of FC99 is a mix of players from across Europe that have a massive point to prove in the upcoming season.
Israel haven’t made the greatest impact in international football, but one Yossi Benayoun can fly the flag of his country. This is the story of his career, as he would become one of the country’s greatest athletes.
From the finance department of a bank to one of the biggest clubs in England, Maurizio Sarri’s story is rare. This piece takes you through the wandering in the lower leagues and the eventual success at Empoli that inspired the manager he is today.
Prior to his success with Juventus, the Italian national team and Chelsea, Antonio Conte was a journeyman in Italy. This is the story on his roller coaster adventure to the top.
As part of a preview series covering Europe’s top leagues, we spoke to Ben McAleer as he shares his thoughts on the upcoming English Premier League season.