Tricks,Tackles and Adel Taarabt: A look at the midfield brilliance of Benfica's Adel Taarabt, a maverick entertainer who has added a dynamic steel to his game

  • Tom Cussen
  • Liam Scarlino
  • Marcus Aitman
  • Arch Sullivan
  • David Lieb

For our fourth episode in our Nothing Is Written campaign for the UEFA Europa League, we feature Adel Taarabt. Combining archive footage with an interview with the man himself, this story focuses on his transformation from attacking maverick to midfield maestro for Benfica in the Europa League this year