Algerian icon Anther Yahia speaks about the state of Les Fennecs, the famous goal against Egypt that qualified his nation for the 2010 FIFA World Cup™ and the fight for promotion with Kaiserslautern.
With the transfer deadline fast approaching, FIFA.com rounds up this week's action in the global market, which has seen plenty of business on British shores.
German strugglers Kaiserslautern have signed Algeria international centre-back Anthar Yahia, capped 52 times, from the Saudi Arabian club Al-Nasr.
Al Hilal will begin the season favourites for a third successive Saudi Professional League title, but the likes of Al Ittihad, Al Ittifaq and Al Alhi are eager to deny them.
Before the Preliminary Draw for the 2014 FIFA World Cup, FIFA.com remembers some of the best qualifying matches from the last edition, featuring a thumping for Argentina and an African classic.
FIFA.com takes a closer look at the oft-times tricky balancing act between the spiritual rigours of Ramadan and the physical exertions of the beautiful game.