British footballers playing abroad!

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Discover the British footballers playing top-flight football around the world!

There’s REALLY famous players like Gareth Bale (ever heard of him?), wonderkids like Ryan Guald (he plays for Sporting Lisbon!) and some players you won’t know at all!

But these guys are ALL British and playing their football abroad!

BRADLEY WRIGHT-PHILLIPS

NEW YORK RED BULLS, USA

Age: 29

Born: Lewisham, England

Position: Striker

Bradders moved to the MLS in 2013 after being released by Charlton. He’s become a hero in New York – and was the top scorer in the league last season with 31 goals in 37 games!

DAVID JAMES

KERALA BLASTERS, India

Age: 44

Born: Welwyn Garden City, England

Position: Keeper

Jamo, who played 53 times for England, including being No.1 at the 2010 World Cup. Now he’s player manager in the Indian Super League!

CHUKS ANEKE

ZULTE WAREGEM, Belgium

Age: 21

Born: London, England

Position: Midfielder

This powerful midfielder joined the Belgian club in the summer after being released by Arsenal – he was with The Gunners from seven years old!

BARRY DOUGLAS

LECH POZNAN, Poland

Age: 25

Born: Glasgow, Scotland

Position: Left-back

The tough-tackling full-back is in his second season in Poland’s top flight – after previously playing for Queen’s Park and Dundee United in his native Scotland!

RYAN GUALD

SPORTING LISBON, Portugal

Age: 19

Born: Aberdeen, Scotland

Position: Winger

The Scotland Under-21 trickster swapped the SPL for Portugal in the summer when he left Dundee United in a £3 million deal to join Cristiano Ronaldo’s old club!

GARETH BALE

REAL MADRID, Spain

Age: 25

Born: Cardiff, Wales

Position: Winger

You MIGHT of heard of this guy. Real Madrid megastar Gareth Bale is without doubt the most high profile Brit abroad in the world today! Oh, and he’s also the most expensive footballer of all time!

KENNY PAVEY

AIK, Sweden

Age: 35

Born: London, England

Position: Winger

After failing to make it professionally in England, Pavey moved to Sweden in 1998. Sixteen years, three clubs and one Swedish title later, he’s a star in Scandinavia!

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