Franck Ribery


7 Summer Transfers You May Have Missed

France players celebrate their victory following the 2018 FIFA World Cup Final between France and Croatia at Luzhniki Stadium on July 15, 2018 in Moscow, Russia.

The transfer window, in terms of signing players, may have slammed shut for Premier League clubs a few weeks ago, but teams across the rest of Europe are still able to do business now. The four other major footballing leagues in Spain, Germany, France and Italy have until September 2nd, whilst others remain open even longer than that.

7 Footballers Rejected For Being 'Too Small'

Franck Ribery of Bayern Muenchen celebrates after he scored a goal to make it 5:0 during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Muenchen and Hamburger SV at Allianz Arena on March 10, 2018...

We just did a video on the best footballer at every height from 5’1” to 6’11”, yes, that’s right, 6’11” - so go and give that a watch if you haven’t already - but making that video gave me another idea. I have lost count of the amount of times I’ve heard of a club releasing a player or turning them down following an impressive trial because they’re quote, too small, too short or too weak.