English in Action

English in action: 11th November

With the world’s professional football now moving towards the upcoming international break, there are less club matches than usual this week but there were a couple of Englishmen involved in matches across the globe yesterday. Australia: Bentleigh Greens 0-3 Perth Glory (FFA Cup semi-final) The FFA Cup is in its inaugural season and includes the […]


Site updates

2014/15 season update

As the 2014/15 is now in full-swing, it would seem an appropriate time for an update. There are nearly 200 English footballers playing abroad professionally, or some occasions, semi-professional depending on the professional status of a country’s top football league. This figure does not include players playing in Scotland, Ireland, Wales and Northern Ireland.  The […]


Interview with Belenenses’ Matt Jones

Last year, I interviewed Matt Jones for A Football Report. He is an Englishman playing in Portugal’s top tier for Belenenses. You can read it here.


Welcome to English players abroad!

We all now how many foreigners there are playing football in England, but what is it like the other way round? Well this blog intends to find that out. There will be (hopefully) news, updates and interviews with the few English players playing their football away from their homeland. Follow us on Twitter @EnglishAbroad1.