The United Soccer Association was an innovative, but ultimately short-lived attempt to give football a toehold in the United States.
Immigrant-founded football clubs Syrianska and Assyriska are spicing up professional football in Sweden.
Given the option of fielding a Brazilian or a Japanese player, J. League clubs often favour the imported talent over the home-grown one.
After decades being overshadowed by baseball, Venezuelan football is finally beginning to show signs of life.
A little known Piedmontese outfit are looking forward to their first season in Italy's top flight.
For Bangladesh, the road to the World Cup finals in Brazil in 2014 kicked off with a play-off match against neighbours and rivals Pakistan.
A forgotten Cup Winner's Cup final gave Georgian football it's greatest moment, here's the full story
Granada's remarkable ascent through the ranks to the Spanish top flight.