Soccerlit Archives: Players
Soccerlit Archives: Players
Stories about footballers


The great pretender

Eight by Eight | 12-minute read ... read more

The girl who escaped from the Taliban and became a soccer star

The remarkable story of Nadia Nadine — a former Afghan refugee, current American soccer star and future plastic surgeon. ... read more

Saluting Victor Moses

The Nigerian is in the midst of a renaissance season at Chelsea. ... read more

Kevin De Bruyne is the best player in the world not named Messi

This Premier League season is proving to be KDB's breakout year. ... read more

The hazard of Hazard

Everyone knows he's a talent, but how good is Eden Hazard? ... read more

Why Pogba’s price was right

Jon Smith, one of soccer's first super-agents, sheds light on the transfer market's current state. ... read more

Staying indoors: The story of Hector Marinaro

Hector Marinaro is one of the biggest cult heroes of the North American Indoor Soccer League. ... read more