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Glen Little interview: Full-back Enemy No. 1 – Clarets and Royals favourite keeps it classic

 

Twenty years after his breakthrough in football, one-time Premier League winger Glen Little is anticipating another new season as a player, but it only seems right that he stays true to that flavour of the old school. Read more →

Lianne Sanderson interview: ‘Ain’t Nothing Like the Real Thing’ for England forward

 

Life and football overlap in many ways, and in both, everything is not always as it appears. Boston Breakers and England forward Lianne Sanderson is acutely aware of that, but as her on-field ambition burns on, staying true to who she is remains the endeavour most dear to her. Read more →

Sara Thunebro interview: Moving on up on the left side – Sweden defender shares the stage

Photo courtesy of Anders Kjaersgaard / www.akfoto.se

Photo courtesy of Anders Kjaersgaard / www.akfoto.se

 

With well over 100 international caps as well as appearances at multiple major tournaments, Sweden left-back Sara Thunebro has featured alongside many notable performers, and she is only too happy to hand the limelight over. Read more →

Maurice Edu interview: Soul to reign on the track for Union midfielder

Photo: Greg Carroccio. Courtesy of the Philadelphia Union

Photo: Greg Carroccio. Courtesy of the Philadelphia Union

 

After stints in England, Scotland and Turkey, U.S. Men’s National Team midfielder Maurice Edu has settled in well with Major League Soccer’s Philadelphia Union, reading from the same page as his teammates in more ways than one. Read more →

Katie Stengel interview: Blues forward two-steppin’ out to the big league

Photo courtesy of LA Blues SC

Photo courtesy of LA Blues SC

 

A prolific goalscorer in the college game, LA Blues forward Katie Stengel last month agreed her first professional contract with FC Bayern Munich, and the U.S. Under-23 international can look forward to her soundtrack taking on a whole new beat. Read more →